FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Off and on rain continues the next few days

FIRST ALERT 12 P.M. FORECAST: Tuesday, May 26

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Rain chances will remain in the likely category for the next two days as an upper-level low slowly pushes through the area.

It won’t be all-day rain, but some areas could see multiple rounds of showers and storms today and tomorrow.

First Alert Forecast
First Alert Forecast (Source: WAFB)

Severe weather does not look to be an issue. Rainfall amounts will average around 1-1.5″ of rain which will be manageable.

First Alert Forecast
First Alert Forecast (Source: WAFB)

Slightly drier air will move over the area to close out the work week keeping rain chances in the scattered category. Afternoon highs should stay in the mid 80°s today and tomorrow due to the increased rain potential.

As we trend a little drier, expect afternoon highs to climb into the upper 80°s with a few neighborhoods sneaking into the low 90°s.

By the end of next weekend, the weather will trend mainly dry, but

First Alert Forecast
First Alert Forecast (Source: WAFB)

hot and humid conditions will prevail into the start of June.

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