Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 16 Oct 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Zachary LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast 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
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast 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
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. North wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Zachary LA
 30.66°N 91.14°W
2:18 am CDT Oct 16, 2018
3am CDT Oct 16, 2018-6pm CDT Oct 22, 2018
 
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