Heavy Rain in the Deep South; Fire Weather Threats Persist in Northern California

A slow moving front draped across the South Plains and Southeast will focus showers and thunderstorms with heavy rain across saturated areas and could lead to flash flooding. Isolated severe storms along the front may produce large hail and damaging winds. Strong, gusty winds in Northern California will keep fire weather threats Critical. Heavy snow in the Rockies will slowly diminish. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 30.54°NLon: 91.15°WElev: 69ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 11 May 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Denham Springs LA

Flash Flood Watch until May 12, 01:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 12, 01:00pm

    NOW until
    1:00pm Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light northeast wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light northeast wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Denham Springs LA
 30.49°N 90.91°W
6:45 pm CDT May 11, 2021
7pm CDT May 11, 2021-6pm CDT May 18, 2021
 
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