Weather Watch: Heavy rainfall overtakes Pointe Coupee Parish, heads for Baton Rouge
BATON ROUGE - Severe weather is expected to impact Baton Rouge and surrounding areas late Tuesday (March 23) morning, and then linger until Thursday.
As of 5 a.m. Tuesday, unusually gusty winds can already be felt in Baton Rouge. Some, viewing the winds as a reminder of what may come, are preparing for the possibility of up to 6 inches of rain by Thursday night.
The area will be under a flash flood watch as of 8 a.m. Tuesday, and forecasters are watching river levels closely so as to issue warnings should it appear that river flooding will occur.
WBRZ’s Weather Team is keeping an eye on the situation and updating viewers all morning on 2une In, which can be watched live online here.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Baton Rouge barber shop broken into for second time in two weeks
Silence from the Livingston Parish sheriff after detectives botched sex crimes case...
After backlash from lawmakers, former State Police leader turns over personal journal...
Hurricane Ida damage still evident on a golf course in Lower Livingston...
A deep dive into the Baton Rouge Police Department's Underwater Investigation Unit
Southern baseball walks off Jackson State in SWAC Tournament
Southern baseball wins game one 21-2 over Alcorn
VIDEO: Former Saints and Tiger Devery Henderson talks about the difference between...
New NCAA rules tweak opens door for more SEC dominance
VIDEO: Devery Henderson Talk about Bluegrass Miracle and the Saints "Rebirth game"