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NOOA
Jim Hanzo
January 19, 2020 - 5:52 pm
Winter is back in our area. A chilly night because of a cold front. "A freeze on the Northshore and even areas away from the city early tomorrow morning, and likely again both Tuesday and Wednesday morning," said WWL-TV chief meteorologist Chris Franklin. "The chill will last through mid week, when...
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New Orleans
Kruck20
Jim Hanzo
January 12, 2020 - 6:12 pm
A dense fog advisory is in effect until 9 a.m. Monday morning as foggy conditions continue into Monday morning. "The highest chance for showers and a few thunderstorms will be Monday morning and early afternoon," said WWL-TV meteorologist Payton Malone. "No severe weather is expected, and rain...
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Weather not cooperating for Big Game
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Thomas Perumean
January 12, 2020 - 2:14 pm
It's advantageous the Superdome is a dome, because there's no way the College Football National Championship game is getting rained out. The old adage, 'wait five minutes and the weather will change' is on the minds of a lot of outdoor retailers, vendors, and tailgaters alike as the National...
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Lights On!
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Thomas Perumean
January 11, 2020 - 10:24 am
Spot showers are all that's left of a strong Gulf storm that moved through the region this morning. The storm knocked out power to more than 11-thousand Entergy customers at its peak. That outage was between I-10 and the river and fanned out along Causeway Boulevard. Entergy was ready with 1700...
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Severe Weather
Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 11, 2020 - 1:29 am
High winds, hail and some tornadoes are possible Saturday morning across Southeast Louisiana. "It appears that between 9:00am and noon a squall line will be racing through the region," WWL TV Chief Meteorologist Chris Franklin said. "It'll be the squall line that has the potential to produce...
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Hard rain
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Jim Hanzo
January 10, 2020 - 9:00 am
Today will be a little warmer and humid with rain chances up as southerly winds pump in Gulf Moisture over the area. "It will be mostly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon," said WWL-TV meteorolgist Dave Nussbaum. "These storms are not going to be severe. High...
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lightning
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Chris Miller
January 09, 2020 - 5:22 pm
The National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center says the New Orleans area has an enhanced risk of severe weather Saturday morning. That's a level three on a five-level scale. "There is a little better chance for tornadoes in that region according to the latest forecast models," said WWL-TV...
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Severe weather headed our way
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Thomas Perumean
January 09, 2020 - 7:19 am
Temperatures on the rise as a warm Gulf storm system will make its way into the region for the weekend. WWL-TV’s Dave Nussbaum says a severe storm will hit the area starting Saturday. “We now have a level 3 Enhanced Risk for severe weather across ALL of SE Louisiana on Saturday. A squall line of...
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Jim Hanzo
January 05, 2020 - 5:50 pm
Our Sunday evening will be a chilly one with clear skies and lows in the 40s on both sides of the lake. "A milder, but still nice, afternoon Monday before a weak front quickly moves through," said WWL-TV chief meteorologist. "Without much time for moisture to recover, the front looks mostly dry."...
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New Orleans
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Jim Hanzo
January 03, 2020 - 5:37 pm
The weather is getting colder with temperatures falling tonight, tomorrow and Sunday. Tonight things begin to dry and clouds will start to clear early Saturday "By wake up time tomorrow morning we'll be looking at 40s and 50s to begin the day and a high of only 61,"said WWL-TV chief meteorologist...
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