Carl Arredondo

Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
April 26, 2019 - 11:27 am
Long time WWL TV Meteorologist Carl Arredondo will be the butt of many jokes this evening. "Join Lighthouse Louisiana at the Roast of Carl Arredondo III set for Friday, April 26th at Manning's Sports Bar and Grill from 6pm - 9pm," the organization supporting the blind, deaf and others posted to...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
February 26, 2019 - 8:47 am
“It’s not what you achieve in life; it’s what you overcome.” That quote is attributed to “Pudge” a.k.a. Major League Hall of Famer Carlton Fisk. He could have been talking about Carl Arredondo. I first met Carl at a Zephyr’s game when my daughter was 2. Soon after announcing his retirement I...
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Chris Miller
February 21, 2019 - 3:21 pm
WWL-TV today announced Chief Meteorologist Carl Arredondo will retire next week. The 28-year veteran of the Eyewitness News team said he his eyesight is failing due to a condition known as Retinitis Pigmentosa, a deterioration of cells in the retina. His last day on the air will be Friday, March 1...
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Don Ames
December 06, 2018 - 9:49 pm
The chance of rain is about to increase as a wet and stormy Saturday is on the horizon. We'll see more clouds on Friday, with a slight chance for showers and a high in the mid 60s. An area of low pressure will move across Louisiana and Mississippi on Saturday. Heavy rain is the biggest threat, with...
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Jim Hanzo
October 31, 2018 - 9:11 pm
There is an increased risk of severe weather overnight with persistant storms possible. WWL-TV chief meteorologist Carl Arredondo says the risk won't happen until after midnight. "From 2 a.m. to 10 a.m. there is a risk of severe weather," Arredondo said. "The main squall line will be coming through...
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Chris Miller
October 23, 2018 - 4:27 pm
A Category 3 hurricane in the Pacific Ocean is bearing down on Mexico, and will eventually bring rain to New Orleans. "Hurricane Willa in the Pacific will move into Mexico and across Mexico and Texas," said Channel 4 Chief Meteorologist Carl Arredondo. "The remnants of it and the moisture will move...
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Chris Miller
September 04, 2018 - 4:03 pm
Tropical Storm Gordon has increased its top wind speed to 70 mph, but the storm is now expected to make landfall on the Mississippi Gulf Coast farther away from Louisiana, decreasing the impacts for the southeastern portion of the state. As of 4:00 p.m., Gordon is forecast to make landfall tonight...
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September 01, 2018 - 4:42 pm
A tropical wave near Haiti could produce rain for the New Orleans area in the coming days. We are closely monitoring the tropical wave that is moving toward the Gulf of Mexico, and I am in constant contact with all of our City agencies to ensure that they have the resources they need, and assets in...
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Don Ames
September 01, 2018 - 7:14 am
A wet pattern is expected to continue through the holiday weekend. Heavy downpours are likely each day with street flooding a possibility. WWL-TV Chief Meteorologist Carl Arredondo puts the rain chances at 70 percent Saturday afternoon, with a high temperature around 87. Rain chances will stay high...
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August 12, 2018 - 8:14 am
A weak upper high pressure area will move over the region through Tuesday. WWL-TV Chief Meteorologist Carl Arredondo says rain chances will start to drop a bit as high temperatures go back up. "I do think the rain chances for Sunday will be a lot lower," says Carl. "Not zero, but there will be less...
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