Baton Rouge Weather

sunny
73°

Clear

Wind: N at 0 mph

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Today

Mostly Sunny

High: 95° Low: 73°

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Tue

Thunderstorm

High: 91° Low: 75°

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Wed

Thunderstorm

High: 90° Low: 75°

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Thu

Chance of Storm

High: 93° Low: 75°

Weather Radar

Tomorrow starts the hottest stretch of the season

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 6:03pm

We had a few thunderstorms this afternoon. Storms will dwindle by early evening. By tomorrow, we're dropping our rain chances. We'll be seeing plenty of sun this upcoming weekend. Highs will climb well above average into the upper 90s. Heat indices will range from 100°-107°. Please make sure to take the necessary precautions while outdoors. Stay hydrated and wear that sun block. The chance for rain returns by Monday 

-Chief Meteorologist Jesse Gunkel

Friday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind.

Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind.

Saturday Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Saturday Night  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

Sunday  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. 

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