More thunderstorms move through Baton Rouge area

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The National Weather Service in New Orleans said thunderstorms producing heavy rain are moving through parts of southeast Louisiana.

Forecasters said the storms are impacting East Baton Rouge, Iberville, Pointe Coupee and West Baton Rouge parishes.

Forecasters said the primary threat from the storms is locally heavy rainfall and frequent lightning.

They added the storms could produce one to two inches of rain in a short period of time, resulting in "ponding" of water around low lying roadways.

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