Baton Rouge, LA (70807)

6:01 PM CDT on May 25, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Roseland Terrace | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning

Elev 79 ft 30.44 °N, 91.17 °W | Updated 2 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
86.2 °F
Feels Like 88 °F
N
0.0
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 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5000 ft
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:05 AM 7:58 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KBTR 252253Z 21008KT 10SM FEW050 28/18 A2983 RMK AO2 SLP101 T02780178
Pressure 29.83 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 5000 ft
Heat Index 88 °F
Dew Point 66 °F
Humidity 50%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:05 AM 7:58 PM
New Moon, 0% visible
METAR KBTR 252253Z 21008KT 10SM FEW050 28/18 A2983 RMK AO2 SLP101 T02780178

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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:51 AM CDT May. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Baton Rouge.
* Until Wednesday June 14.
* At 10:00 am Thursday the stage was 40.3 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 35.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 41.0 feet by
Tuesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Friday June
16th.
* Impact... at 40.0 feet... the grounds of the older part of Lousiana
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 3074 9130 3071 9159 3032 9130 3035 9113







1051 am CDT Thu may 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Red River Landing.
* Until Friday June 16.
* At 9:00 am Thursday the stage was 57.6 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 48.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 58.5 feet by
Monday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
June 21st.
* 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 3103 9153 3102 9170 3071 9159 3074 9137