FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Tornado watch until 3 p.m.

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Tornado watch until 3 p.m.
Watches and Warnings for Baton Rouge.

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A very active FIRST ALERT Doppler radar today – rain and storms beginning to move into our area; we continue under a “slight risk” for severe weather.

The National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch until 3 p.m.

Tornado Watch issued until 3 p.m.
Tornado Watch issued until 3 p.m.
Watches and Warnings for Baton Rouge.
Watches and Warnings for Baton Rouge.

The major threats will be strong damaging thunderstorm winds, the possibility for locally heavy rainfall a isolated tornadoes. The prime-time for severe weather will be throughout the morning drive, into the noon hour but ending by late afternoon/early evening! Overnight, clearing skies – a low in the lower 60°s; much better weather tomorrow, sunny by afternoon – breezy northerly winds and a high of 79°.

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