Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms Expected in the Midwest

Showers and scattered thunderstorms are expected in the Central U.S., from Oklahoma up to the northern Great Lakes. The potential exists for 1 to 2 inches of rainfall, with the greatest amounts likely across northern Oklahoma and eastern Kansas. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe, with hail and damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 26 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Watson LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 94.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, 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
3:17 pm CDT Aug 26, 2016
4pm CDT Aug 26, 2016-6pm CDT Sep 2, 2016
 
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