The Bayou Country Superfest is being held at LSU Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Memorial Day weekend, May 27-29, 2016. Festival goers will have to be prepared for hot temperatures during the day, with intervals of sunny and cloudy skies and some rain.
The weather forecast for Baton Rouge, Louisiana predicts both sun and rain this weekend, according to predictions on Accuweather.
The forecast for Friday, May 27 is for cloudy skies. The high will be 85 degrees during the day and the low will 68 degrees at night. There is a possibility of rain or a thunderstorm.
The Saturday, May 28 forecast is sunny with a chance of showers. The high is 85 degrees during the day and the low is 68 degrees at night. There may be occasional rain during the day. There is a chance of thunderstorms in the evening.
On Sunday, May 29, Accuweather predicts a partly sunny and pleasant day. The high temperature is 89 degrees during the day, but it will feel like 103 degrees. At night the temperature will drop to 69 degrees and it will be partly cloudy.
People who are attending the Bayou Country Superfest should be prepared for both sunny and rainy weather. It will be hot during the day, so dress in light clothes. Bring some type of waterproof jacket, such as a plastic poncho. Umbrellas are listed on the prohibited items list, so leave umbrellas at home or in the car.
People should still use sunscreen/sunblock for the day, even in the cloudy weather. UV rays can cause damage to skin, even when the sky is cloudy.
Check local news for weather updates each day before heading to the festival.
If there is rain, hopefully it won't delay the entertainment. Last year, the festival paused for a rainstorm, as seen in the attached video.