Weather Talk

It's a good time for sneaux...so will it?

So far, 2014 has been a cold one, but we have yet to combine it with precipitation, aka sneaux. The last measurable snow in Baton Rouge was on February 12, 2010. 

Mild Monday, but temperatures topple Tuesday

Monday will bring south Louisiana more sunshine and 70s, but temperatures will drop drastically by Tuesday.

Florida feeling our freeze

No freezing temperatures are forecast in south Louisiana Sunday morning. However, Florida could feel some frosty air.

BLOG: Monday showers exit, Workweek sunshine returns

A passing cold front gave south Louisiana a soggy start to its Monday. Around 10:00 a.m., Baton Rouge received ~0.18 inches of rain.

Record-setting cold temperatures falling on south Louisiana

Our first Monday of 2014 was a COLD one. Morning lows dipped into the low to mid-20s, while afternoon highs only reached the low to mid-30s.

Explaining the winter weather watches, warnings & advisories

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued multiple winter weather statements to help prepare south Louisiana for forecast, cold temperatures ahead. 

Gear up for the coldest temperatures in 4 years

A powerful blast of Arctic air is forecasted to move into the region by Sunday evening. If you thought this recent round of freezing temperatures was rough, just wait until next week.

Chilling start for next week

As we head through the weekend we will be tracking one of the strongest cold fronts to move through the area in about three years.  By Sunday, our high temps will warm nicely into the low-mid 60s, but it will be short lived.  By Sunda

National Weather Service remembers the area weather of 2013

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has released its "2013 Weather Year in Review," which includes areas of Baton Rouge to New Orleans to southern Mississippi...

Pre-Christmas Severe Weather Possible

Severe weather might occur across the deep south Saturday into Sunday.

New research finds the world's coldest temperature

For centuries, thermometers have been used to measure temperature around the world.

Fifteen days until Christmas; What could the forecast be?

As many of us prepare for Christmas, just 15 days away, the questions begun to pop-up... "Will we see a White Christmas?" "Will it rain?" "Will it be cold or will it be hot?"

Somber forecast in South Africa Tuesday

As Nelson Mandela is laid to rest Tuesday, skies over a majority of South Africa will stay grey.  

Hurricane Season 2013 concludes quietly

As hurricane season draws to a close, we reflect on the past season, which began on June 1.

Hard Freeze Warning issued for tonight

A Hard Freeze Warning (pink) and a Light Freeze Warning (aqua) have been issued for tonight from 7pm until 9am tomorrow morning. Highs are expected to only get into the mid 40s this afternoon and drop quickly after the sun sets.