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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Light Rain

67°F

19°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 27 May 10:53 am CDT

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly cloudy. Numerous showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall in the morning. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Tonight
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds to 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Southeast winds to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 70.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Sunday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Monday
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
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1011 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015
 
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