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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. 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

66°F

19°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1022.9 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Mar 8:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Watson LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A 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 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Watson LA
 30.61°N 90.93°W
9:18 am CDT Mar 23, 2017
9am CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 29, 2017
 
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