Weather

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Chris Miller
December 03, 2019 - 10:39 am
Temperatures warm up to around 60 today, with plenty of sunshine. Things get warmer as we head into the week. "A warming trend begins on Wednesday with our high temperatures back into the upper 60s," said WWL-TV meteorologist Dave Nussbaum. "70s return Thursday and Friday." Rain chances also hold...
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tarrah-gibbons
December 02, 2019 - 9:53 am
Some parts of the country are experiencing a blast of winter weather that has caused chaos for travelers. NBC News reported that the winter weather blamed for at least seven deaths across the country is now heading for the Northeast. Boston could possibly get a foot of snow, while Philadelphia is...
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Cold Front Coming
Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
November 30, 2019 - 7:26 am
Summer has returned to end November in Louisiana. "Expect more locations near or above 80... with strong winds from the south also increasing humidity," WWL TV Chief Meteorologist Chris Franklin forecast for Saturday. "Not a very fall-like feel Saturday ahead of a cold front." That cold front will...
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Jim Hanzo
November 27, 2019 - 10:03 pm
Our Thanksgiving should be nice with morning lows in the 40s and 50s to start the day. Highs will get up to the upper 60s to near 70 by the afternoon. "The 'good-feel' air will last through Black Friday with warmer and more humid air quickly returning on Saturday as a warm front moves northward out...
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Holiday traffic
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Jim Hanzo
November 27, 2019 - 4:12 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A day after bringing havoc to the Rocky Mountains, a powerful winter storm rolled across the Midwest on Wednesday, threatening to scramble Thanksgiving plans for millions of people during one of the busiest travel weeks of the year. The storm, which was blamed for one death and...
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tarrah-gibbons
November 27, 2019 - 12:13 pm
The Thanksgiving travel rush is now underway, as many head off to their holiday destinations. According to AAA , 55.3 million people are expected to drive and take a plane or train during Thanksgiving week. The travel organization is predicting an increase of 1.6 million travelers compared to last...
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Jim Hanzo
November 22, 2019 - 5:45 am
We start off our Friday morning with lots of clouds and warmer all day with temperatures in the 60s for the morning commute. Some of us may see patches of fog. By Friday afternoon our temperatures will climb into the upper 70s and we could see some possible rain. A little more humid, too. "By...
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Jim Hanzo
November 17, 2019 - 8:50 pm
Lots of sunshine for the next few days with a slow warm-up in store this week. "It stays sunny for most of the week, but rain chances return Friday and Saturday," said WWL-TV meteorologist Alexandra Cranford. You will need a jacket in the morning. "The day will start with a little patchy frost on...
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Tarrah Gibbons
November 14, 2019 - 2:31 pm
Have you been feeling cold when you stepped outside lately? You're not the only one busting out the winter coat. Since Monday, up to 40 states from New Mexico to Maine had “more than 1,000 cold records tied or broken," according to ABC . Historic cold is ending as U.S. thaws out over next two days...
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Jim Hanzo
November 13, 2019 - 8:36 am
It's a bitter cold morning and workers downtown are bundled up for the day. We bundled up went out and talked to some of the early workers downtown. "It is really, really extremely cold this morning," said one early worker downtown. "I probably want to be hibernating this morning." This man...
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