Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 24 May 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Monticello LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Becoming
    Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Monticello LA
 30.47°N 91.04°W
12:17 pm CDT May 24, 2016
1pm CDT May 24, 2016-6pm CDT May 30, 2016
 
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