StormTracker Morning Forecast…
Today: We’ll see clouds and sun ahead of a weak cold front, which will pass through Tuesday night. A few showers and thunderstorms will be possible, but not all areas will see rain. Rain chance during the day is 20% before increasing to 30% to 40% Tuesday evening through the late night hours. Afternoon highs will be in the mid 80s to around 90, but with the high humidity, it will feel like the 90s for all.
Tonight: A strong to severe storm will be possible this evening through tonight. The SPC has placed areas mainly north and west of Baton Rouge under a Marginal Risk for severe weather – Damaging wind and hail would be the threat. Overnight temperatures will be in the upper 50s to lower 60s.
Wednesday: A few pre-dawn showers are possible. Mostly sunny by the afternoon with highs in the lower 80s. Overnight temperatures in the 50s.
Thursday: Sunny skies with highs in the low and mid 80s. Overnight temperatures will be in the 60s.
Friday & Early Saturday: Clouds build ahead of another cold front. This cold front will be stronger than the midweek front. Rain chances increase to 40% late in the day before increasing to around 60% Friday night. Lingering showers will be possible into Saturday morning. A few stronger storms will be possible – The exact timing and intensity of this system are a bit unclear at this time. Be sure to stay tuned to the latest forecasts in the coming days.
Saturday: Saturday’s weather is all dependent on what happens with the system. Clouds may linger for most of the day. Highs will be in the mid 70s. Overnight temperatures will be in the 50s. A few showers are possible late Saturday night.
Mother’s Day: The weather should improve greatly for Mother’s Day – partly cloudy skies with highs in the upper 70s.
Monday: Mostly sunny and dry with highs in the low and mid 80s.