Weather Talk

Another round of severe winter weather bears down on the Midwest

Just days after the middle of the country was pounded by a massive winter storm more severe snow and ice is expected in the region today.

Teachers: Hurricane center to hold 'webinars' for students

A series of hurricane awareness webinars presented by the "Hurricanes: Science and Society" team are set to air for students and teachers around the Gulf Coast on March 18 or 21.

Pre-spring thunderstorms will soon arrive

Thunderstorms will form ahead of a cold front moving west to east over Louisiana this afternoon and evening. A few of them could turn severe. The greatest, risk area will be along and north of the I-10 corridor.

Next round promises stronger storms

After a rainy Monday night, another round of thunderstorms looks to bring stronger storms to Louisiana on Thursday. 

Environmentalists fill National Mall to fight climate change

Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama.

Denham Springs residents brace for flooding

Matt Waldrep spent most of his Mardi Gras getting ready for the Amite River to rise up, helping his grandparents move their cars to higher ground.

Flood Watch issued for south Louisiana, EBR could see up to 6 inches

A Flood Watch is in effect for the remainder of the evening and will continue until Tuesday afternoon.

Louisiana-based Red Cross volunteers head to Mississippi to assist with relief effort

Red Cross volunteers from Louisiana headed to Mississippi early this morning to aid those impacted by a tornado that destroyed over 200 homes.

Home video shows large tornado ripping through Hattiesburg, Mississippi

A tornado ripped through the town of Hattiesburg, Mississippi on Sunday, Feb 10. A fire official says the twister caused major damage in the city and on the campus of the University of Southern Mississippi.

Clean up continues in wake of weekend blizzard

The deadly storm that brought as much as three feet of snow to some areas of the Northeast is gone, but the clean up is just getting started. Road and power crews spread out across the region on Sunday.

Northeast digs out after deadly blizzard; Midwest to get next storm

For millions in the Northeast, the storm is over -- but being snowed in isn't.

Final days of Mardi Gras celebrations will be rain-soaked

If you’re planning on going to Mardi Gras celebrations this weekend, you might want to plan for rain.

Fog believed to be contributing fact in fatal crash involving school bus

Officials believe fog to be a contributing factor in a crash that claimed the life of one woman and sent three children and a school bus driver to the hospital this morning.

Warm temps are near, Punxsutawney Phil predicts

If you were hoping to be done with winter, Punxsutawney Phil had some good news for you -- spring is on the way.

High winds, tornadoes cause damage in Southeast

A weather system stretching from Michigan to the Louisiana coastline threw down high winds and spawned a handful of tornadoes Wednesday, causing damage across several states and claiming at least one life.