Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.41°NLon: -91.18°WElev: 69ft.

A Few Clouds

56°F

13°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.30 in (1026.0 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Feb 11:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Port Allen LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 68. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Port Allen LA
 30.41°N 91.18°W
12:17 am CST Feb 13, 2016
12am CST Feb 13, 2016-6pm CST Feb 18, 2016
 
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