Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Patterson Memorial (KPTN)

Lat: 29.72°NLon: 91.33°WElev: 10ft.

A Few Clouds

85°F

29°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 80°F (27°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 28 Jul 8:56 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Morgan City LA

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Heat index values as high as 102. South wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 102. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Morgan City LA
 29.7°N 91.2°W
9:05 am CDT Jul 28, 2016
9am CDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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