Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day. 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

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 23 May 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Plaquemine LA

Flood Warning until further notice
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    Flood Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 2am and 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog between 2am and 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Plaquemine LA
 30.27°N 91.23°W
10:18 pm CDT May 23, 2019
11pm CDT May 23, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
 
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