Partly sunny and warm conditions can be expected Wednesday. Wednesday night looks stormy with scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms around the area. A few of the storms could become strong to severe north of Lake Pontchartrain, around the Baton Rouge area, and across southwest Mississippi. Warm and dry conditions will return on Thursday. Lows will mainly be in upper 50s and 60s, and highs will generally be in the low to mid 80s through the period.