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Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Mostly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index100°F (38°C)
Last update 1 Jul 1:53 pm CDT

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Southwest winds to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds to 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds to 5 mph.
Friday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Independence Day
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Sunday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Monday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
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336 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2015
 
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