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Saturday AM Forecast: The heat & humidity continues, slight rain chances next week

Saturday AM Forecast: The heat & humidity continues, slight rain chances next week

Posted 7:29 AM 5/25/2024 by Meteorologist Balin Rogers

Highs near the mid 90's and lots of humidity will continue as we go through the weekend. Early next week, a weak from will pass through, delivering some slight rain chances, and a dip in humidity. 

Today & Tonight: Despite some clouds this morning, the afternoon (More)


Friday PM Forecast: Heat and humidity remain in full force over Memorial Day Weekend

Posted 7:29 AM 5/25/2024 by Meteorologist Malcolm Byron

The heat streak doesn't let up over Memorial Day weekend. Look for lots of heat, humidity, and sunshine. A weak front could deliver a little relief next week.

Tonight & Tomorrow: Similar to recent nights, low cloud development also will be possible on Friday night. (More)...


Thursday PM Forecast: heat index eclipsing 100 for first time this year

Posted 4:37 AM 5/24/2024 by Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus

The weather forecast will keep the status quo to end the workweek. Temperatures may turn up just a little higher over the Memorial Day Weekend.  

Tonight & Tomorrow: Clouds and breezes have been causing temperatures to bounce around within a few degrees of (More)


Wednesday PM Forecast: temperatures will throw more wood on the fire

Posted 4:38 AM 5/23/2024 by Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus

Even with more clouds in the mix, high temperatures still chugged into the low 90s. Increasing humidity will lead to uncomfortable nights in the mid 70s.

Tonight & Tomorrow: Cloud cover will stick around into the evening hours. A lot of this will be remnant cloud (More)


Tuesday PM Forecast: slow and steady rise in humidity comes with warming temperatures

Posted 4:52 AM 5/22/2024 by Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus

Over the next several days, high temperature will be very steady in the 92 – 94 degrees range. Low temperatures may fluctuate by just a few more degrees dependent on how much low cloud cover can develop near daybreak.

Tonight & Tomorrow: A few clouds may mix into (More)


Monday PM Forecast: it's late May, and the heat is cranking up

Posted 5:54 AM 5/21/2024 by Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus

This week will provide an opportunity to exhale after a very busy stretch of weather. As you might expect for Late May, heat will be cranking higher.  

Tonight & Tomorrow: Skies will be mostly (More)


Tracking the Tropics: New radar in Hammond gives Capital area clearer picture of weather threats

Posted 12:08 PM 5/20/2024 by Meteorologist Balin Rogers

When stormy weather threatens, radar acts as our eyes. With hurricane season upon us, the National Weather Service in Slidell made a move that greatly benefits the Capital Area. They moved their radar down I-10 to Hammond. This will give us a clearer view of any weather threats.



Saturday PM Forecast: Time to get outside this weekend and enjoy the great weather

Posted 5:32 PM 5/19/2024 by Meteorologist Balin Rogers

The weather looks like it will cooperate to conclude the weekend with lots of sunshine and dry conditions. This pattern will continue well into next week.

Tonight & Tomorrow: Tonight, skies will be mainly clear with low near 69 degrees. Some patchy fog will be possible (More)


Last round of rain and thunderstorms moving through by Saturday morning

Posted 7:11 AM 5/18/2024 by The Storm Station Meteorologists

The National Weather Service has expanded the Flood Watch farther south, while removing a few parishes to the north. A will be in effect FLOOD WATCH for East Baton Rouge (More)


Wednesday AM Forecast: Sunny and warm today, Storm chances return to end week

Posted 3:36 PM 5/15/2024 by Meteorologist Emma Kate Cowan

Wednesday will be warm and sunny but conditions quickly change to end the workweek as another stormy set up takes over. Thursday afternoon through late Friday night, a few rounds of showers and storms are likely, some on the stronger side. 

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AIR QUALITY ALERT issued for Metro Area Wednesday, Storm Station tracking next round of active weather

Posted 9:02 AM 5/15/2024 by Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus

The Capital Area will take a break from severe weather for a few days. No rest for the weary though, another threat could materialize before the weekend.

Tonight & Tomorrow: Peaceful conditions will prevail overnight with mostly clear skies. Low temperatures will (More)

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