Friday Morning: Strong to severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening; Cooler and quiet this weekend

Weather

A strong cold front will pass through this evening...

StormTracker Morning Forecast…

Today: A strong cold front will begin to move into the region. We stay mostly dry during the first half of the day, but showers and storms will likely move in during the afternoon and lasting through evening hours. Some storms may be strong to severe. The SPC has placed our area under a Slight Risk (2 out of 5) for severe weather this afternoon and evening. Current timing looks to be between 12-7 PM for our area as a whole. Keep in mind, storms may speed up or slow down, so give or take an hour or so. The potential threats will be damaging wind, hail, a tornado or two, and isolated flash flooding.

Stay weather aware and have multiple ways to receive warnings today! Otherwise, today will be mild, muggy, and breezy. Winds will pick up out of the southwest around 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Rain chance is around 70%.

Tonight: A few showers may continue into the overnight hours. Clouds may linger into the morning hours. Overnight temperatures will be in the lower 50s.

Saturday: A few early morning showers are possible near the coast. Sun and clouds. Highs will be unseasonably cool in the lower 70s. Overnight temperatures will be in the 40s and 50s.

Mother’s Day: The weather will be pleasant for Mother’s Day – we’ll see a mix of clouds and sunshine with highs in the upper 70s – what a great treat for mom! Overnight temperatures will dip into in the 50s.

Monday & Tuesday: Mostly sunny and dry with highs in the low and mid 80s.

Wednesday: Moisture gradually increases and temperatures will be in the mid 80s. Some storms will be possible overnight.

Thursday: Warming on up and rain chance increases to around 20% with highs in the mid 80s.

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Clear

Baton Rouge

91°F Clear Feels like 104°
Wind
10 mph W
Humidity
63%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
78°F A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph SW
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Clear

Denham Springs

91°F Clear Feels like 104°
Wind
10 mph W
Humidity
63%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
78°F A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph SW
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Clear

Zachary

91°F Clear Feels like 104°
Wind
10 mph W
Humidity
63%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
78°F A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph SW
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Clear

Port Allen

91°F Clear Feels like 104°
Wind
10 mph W
Humidity
63%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
78°F A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph SW
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Overcast

Saint Francisville

90°F Overcast Feels like 105°
Wind
3 mph WNW
Humidity
70%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
78°F A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph SW
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Overcast

Gonzales

96°F Overcast Feels like 109°
Wind
7 mph W
Humidity
53%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
78°F A few clouds from time to time. Low 78F. Winds light and variable.
Wind
5 mph SW
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous

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