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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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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 96%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 6:53 am CDT

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds to 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds to 5 mph.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening...then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows around 70. South winds to 10 mph shifting to the east after midnight.
Saturday
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds to 5 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s.
Sunday
Partly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
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314 AM CDT THU MAY 28 2015
 
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