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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.

Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1007.5 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 24 Feb 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Watson LA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then 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. South 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 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °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 64.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 5 to 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. South 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 37. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
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 64.
Tuesday
A 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 65.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Watson LA
 30.61°N 90.93°W
4:18 am CST Feb 24, 2017
4am CST Feb 24, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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