GALLERY: Storms sweep through Baton Rouge area
BATON ROUGE - Heavy rains fell as a tornado watch was issued for the Baton Rouge area until 5.p.m Wednesday afternoon.
Several photos sent in by viewers show storm clouds overhead as the rain took a break in the late afternoon.
Tonight, a flash flood watch is in effect for the Baton Rouge area and will remain until 7 a.m. Thursday morning. A severe thunderstorm watch has also been issued toward the west of the WBRZ viewing area.
Rain is expected to continue into the overnight hours, but things should clear up Thursday.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Family of Allie Rice start 'Live Like Allie' campaign as case is...
More development approved along Burbank corridor despite flooding concerns
Baker bus driver placed on leave claims school system withheld stipend from...
Secretary of State 'researching' voter registration activities at East Baton Rouge field...
More than $40K missing at WBR sheriff's office; employees implicated in growing...
Southeastern knocks off #4 Incarnate Word on Eli Sawyer game winning touchdown...
McKinley High's homecoming football game canceled after bench-clearing brawl broke out between...
LSU Baseball team volunteers with Baton Rouge's Miracle League
Fans' Choice Player of the Week 3: Scotlandville Covanta Milligan
Saints vs Bucs postgame report