Heavy Rainfall And Significant Flooding Possible Over Portions Of The Southern Plains

A series of slow moving storm systems will continue to bring the threat for very heavy rainfall on top of saturated ground over much of central and southern Texas this week. The potential exists for significant flash and river flooding through the end of the week and possibly into the upcoming weekend.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

A Few Clouds

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.9 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 May 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Baton Rouge LA

Flood Advisory until May 31, 11:00pm
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Flood Advisory
  •  
    Flood Advisory until May 31, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Tue

    Flood Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Baton Rouge LA
 30.45°N 91.12°W
9:17 pm CDT May 31, 2016
9pm CDT May 31, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 7, 2016
 
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