Tropical Storm Fay in the Atlantic; Severe Storms in the Plains; Excessive Heat and Fire Weather Threats in the West

Summer is in full swing! Tropical Storm Fay will bring heavy rain with flash flood potential, and isolated tornadoes to the Mid-Atlantic and New England. Severe storms in the Plains may produce intense winds, very large hail, and locally heavy rain. Excessive heat 110 to 121 F is possible in the Desert Southwest into early next week. Critical fire weather threats continue for portions of the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 10 Jul 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Plaquemine LA

Heat Advisory July 10, 09:00am until July 10, 10:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 113. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 113. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 79. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 94. Light south wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
Plaquemine LA
 30.27°N 91.23°W
5:18 am CDT Jul 10, 2020
5am CDT Jul 10, 2020-6pm CDT Jul 16, 2020
 
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