Barry Continues to Weaken and Move Northward; Heavy Rainfall and Flooding Still a Threat

Barry continues to steadily weaken as it moves northward across the Mississippi Valley. Despite the weakening, the system continues to produce very heavy rainfall across this region, with the threat for significant flash flooding in some areas. In Barry's wake, a widespread heat wave is forecast to develop across the Central and Eastern states by mid to late week. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Fair and Breezy

88°F

31°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 21 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 15 Jul 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Greenwell Springs LA

Flash Flood Watch until July 15, 06:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until July 15, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Mon

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Calm wind.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Greenwell Springs LA
 30.59°N 91.04°W
4:25 pm CDT Jul 15, 2019
5pm CDT Jul 15, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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