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Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 16 Dec 10:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Monticello LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 61 by 5am. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  High near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 61 by 5am. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. High near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Monticello LA
 30.47°N 91.04°W
10:18 pm CST Dec 16, 2017
11pm CST Dec 16, 2017-6pm CST Dec 23, 2017
 
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