Mostly sunny, hot and humid today
It is a very warm and humid start to this Saturday. We have mostly sunny skies with temperatures in the 70s.
We will be unseasonably hot and humid this afternoon with mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies as an area of high pressure builds over the Deep South. A spotty shower or storm will be possible, but most of you will stay dry. High temperatures will be in the mid 90s. The heat index will be around 100 to 105 at times!
Expect another very warm and steamy night across the Baton Rouge area tonight with a few clouds. Low temperatures will be in the mid 70s.
Be sure to watch News 2 and our Cable Weather Channel for the latest updates on the system in the Gulf of Mexico. It is forecast to get stronger throughout the day.