Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge Metropolitan, Ryan Field (KBTR)

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 27 Jul 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Plaquemine LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Plaquemine LA
 30.27°N 91.23°W
7:17 pm CDT Jul 27, 2016
8pm CDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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