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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand 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.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 20 Jul 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Slaughter LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Slaughter LA
 30.75°N 91.14°W
10:18 pm CDT Jul 20, 2017
12am CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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