Hot temperatures across the west; southeast

Heat and humidity will impact the southeast early this week. Heat indices over 100 degrees are expected from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Florida Panhandle, into the lower Mississippi Valley and portions of Alabama and Georgia. Excessive heat will return to the Desert Southwest Monday and persist through the week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West.
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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.

Partly Cloudy

90°F

32°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 27 Jun 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Walker LA

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Walker LA
 30.51°N 90.83°W
11:18 am CDT Jun 27, 2016
11am CDT Jun 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 3, 2016
 
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