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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain from Great Lakes to Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat For Central/Southern U.S. to Mid-Atlantic

Severe thunderstorms are possible today into Sunday across the upper Great Lakes region to the northern Mid-Atlantic. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Meanwhile, dangerous heat will continue through Sunday across the central and southern U.S. into the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Partly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 22 Jul 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Watson LA

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 87 by 5pm. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 87 by 5pm. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Watson LA
 30.61°N 90.93°W
11:20 am CDT Jul 22, 2017
11am CDT Jul 22, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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