Critical Fire Conditions Across the West; a few Severe Storms from the Plains to New England

Critical fire weather conditions will continue across the Inter-mountain West through much of the upcoming weekend, where Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Strong to a few severe storms are possible along a cold front from New England to the south-Central Plains, and across the north-central High Plains today. Locally heavy rainfall is also possible in these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Partly Cloudy

34°C

93°F

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed E 13 km/h
Barometer 1013.8 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index38°C (100°F)
Last update 22 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Jackson LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind around 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  High near 31. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 32 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  High near 32. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind around 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 31. East wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 32. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Jackson LA
 30.77°N 91.19°W
2:19 pm CDT Aug 22, 2019
3pm CDT Aug 22, 2019-6pm CDT Aug 29, 2019
 
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