Cold System Impacting California into Southwest/Four Corners; System Tracking From Mississippi Valley Into East, Possible Prelude To Much Stronger System

A storm digging through CA into the Southwest and Four Corners region will produce heavy mountain snow and showers. Further east, another storm will track from the Mid MS Valley to the Mid-Atlantic for a swath of snow and ice w/ locally heavy rain through Monday. By Tuesday, a stronger storm w/ a wealth of moisture will impact the eastern two-thirds w/ excessive rain, heavy snow and ice. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.6 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 17 Feb 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Zachary LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 48. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 50. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Zachary LA
 30.66°N 91.14°W
9:19 am CST Feb 17, 2019
10am CST Feb 17, 2019-6pm CST Feb 23, 2019
 
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