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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Partly Cloudy and Breezy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed S 25 G 36 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 29 Apr 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Baton Rouge LA

Wind Advisory until April 29, 10:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until April 29, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Sat

    Wind Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 86. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 79. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph becoming west 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms and
    Windy

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 55.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 86. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 75. Breezy, with a southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 79. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph becoming west 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 54. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Baton Rouge LA
 30.45°N 91.15°W
1:19 pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
1pm CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 5, 2017
 
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