Vigorous System Impacting the Northwest; Large System To Affect East

A potent storm system is delivering heavy rainfall, strong winds, rough surf and beach erosion along the Pacific Northwest coast with mountain snow inland. Expect a couple more systems to arrive late week into the weekend. Meanwhile, another developing large scale system will deliver a heavy rain and renewed flood threat to much of the East late Wednesday through Friday, which may impact travel. 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

53°F

12°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Dec 6:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Baton Rouge LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 62. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 62. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. West wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Christmas Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Baton Rouge LA
 30.45°N 91.12°W
6:19 pm CST Dec 18, 2018
7pm CST Dec 18, 2018-6pm CST Dec 25, 2018
 
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