Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Fog/Mist

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.3 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Port Allen LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Port Allen LA
 30.41°N 91.18°W
3:17 am CDT Apr 29, 2016
3am CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 5, 2016
 
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