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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.5 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 24 Feb 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Baton Rouge LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 38. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 38. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Baton Rouge LA
 30.47°N 91.12°W
1:18 pm CST Feb 24, 2017
1pm CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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