Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

Strengthening high pressure will bring much above normal high and low temperatures. Widespread highs in the 90s to 100 combined with dewpoints surging into the mid and upper 70s will create heat indices as high as 110 through this weekend. In addition, overnight temperatures in the 70s to low 80s will reduce the ability of the body to recover from daytime heating. 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

90°F

32°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 17 Jul 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Jackson LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Friday
Scattered showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Jackson LA
 30.77°N 91.19°W
10:19 am CDT Jul 17, 2019
2pm CDT Jul 17, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 23, 2019
 
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