Baton Rouge, LA

6:27 PM CDT on July 19, 2019 (GMT -0500)
Roseland Terrace | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 79 ft 30.44 °N, 91.17 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
91.9 °F
Feels Like 88 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 45 °F
Humidity 20%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:15 AM 8:06 PM
Waning Gibbous, 91% visible
METAR KBTR 192253Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 30/23 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP160 T03000233
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 45 °F
Humidity 20%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:15 AM 8:06 PM
Waning Gibbous, 91% visible
METAR KBTR 192253Z 00000KT 10SM CLR 30/23 A3001 RMK AO2 SLP160 T03000233

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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:17 AM CDT Jul. 19, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Baton Rouge.
* Until Thursday August 08.
* At 10:00 am Friday the stage was 41.6 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday August 07.
* Impact... at 40.0 feet... the grounds of the older part of Louisiana
state university's Campus become soggy. This includes the area
around the veterinary medicine building, the veterinary medicine
annex, the stadium and Ball fields. The city of Baton Rouge and the
main lsu Campus are protected by levees at this level.
* Impact... at 38.0 feet... river traffic and Industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact... at 36.0 feet... river traffic and Industrial activity on the
river side of the levees will be greatly affected. Navigational
safety regulations will be strictly enforced.
* Impact... at 35.0 feet... river islands from Red River Landing
downstream to Baton Rouge will be inundated.


Lat... Lon 3035 9113 3032 9130 3071 9159 3074 9130




1117 am CDT Fri Jul 19 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 am Friday the stage was 58.9 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to a stage of 58 feet by
July 21 and continue falling slowly.
* Impact... at 58.0 feet... Angola farmland on the left bank becomes
inundated.
* Impact... at 54.0 feet... all river islands along The Reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom land will be under water. Water approaches Angola
farm land.
* Impact... at 51.0 feet... all river islands along The Reach from Red
River Landing to Baton Rouge will be inundated. Recreational camps
and river bottom farm land will be under water.
* Impact... at 48.0 feet... access roads will be inundated and
evacuation of all river islands must be complete. Protection of
people and property in the river bottom land on the river side of
the levees must be complete.
* Impact... at 46.0 feet... river traffic will become dangerous. A levee
crevasse would flood adjacent farm land. Significant flooding of
Raccourci Island will continue and evacuation of the island is
recommended.
* Impact... at 45.0 feet... between the 40 and 45 foot stage flooding of
Raccourci Island becomes significant. At the 45 foot stage
evacuation of the island is recommended.


Lat... Lon 3074 9137 3071 9159 3102 9170 3103 9153