Freeze

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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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Jim Hanzo
November 12, 2019 - 8:43 am
Tonight and early tomorrow will be the coldest blast of air we've seen so far. By tomorrow morning we are expecting our first freeze of the season on the northshore and possibly the southshore, too. WWL home improvement expert Paul Lagrange says it's a good idea to do the same south of the lake too...
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Chris Miller
November 11, 2019 - 3:42 pm
We are about to get our coldest cold front yet, with temperatures dropping below freezing in some areas north of the lake later in the week. "Tomorrow looking to be cold, raw, and windy," said WWL-TV Meteorologist Chris Franklin. "A few early showers, maybe a little bit of wintry mix up on the...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 11, 2018 - 6:33 am
Most people woke up to frosty conditions across Southeast Louisiana this morning. Temperatures fell to near or below freezing in most spots except along the coast and in the heart of Orleans and Jefferson Parish. "After a cold and frosty start to the day, we will have a gorgeous afternoon with...
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Chris Miller
January 18, 2018 - 12:33 pm
Another day of near-shutdown in New Orleans, but there's business to be done. Unexpected shutdowns can get costly, quickly. "Imagine that a company makes $300,000 a month, so that's like $10,000 a day. So every day that they're closed, or operating at just a portion of a their capacity, so that...
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January 17, 2018 - 3:39 pm
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu gives an update on freezing conditions in New Orleans
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Chris Miller
January 15, 2018 - 4:42 pm
Another cold front is coming to plunge overnight lows below freezing in the New Orleans area. "For Tuesday, a 20 percent chance of light rain, breezy and colder. Highs may only reach the mid 40s but the winds will make it feel like 30s," said Channel 4 Chief Meteorologist Carl Arredondo. "There is...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 15, 2018 - 6:28 am
Clear skies and a bit of a warm up are on tap today. "We will have some gorgeous and 'warmer' weather on this MLK Day," WWL-TV Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum said. "Expect plenty of sunshine as the area of high pressure moves east of Louisiana. This will bring in easterly winds with high temperatures...
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Chris Miller
January 04, 2018 - 1:21 pm
Bright and clear sunny skies are bringing afternoon temperatures into the mid-40s in New Orleans, but after sundown, the freeze comes back. "Another hard freeze warning has been issued on both sides of the lake," said Channel 4 meteorologist Chris Franklin said. "Tomorrow afternoon again in the 40s...
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Chris Miller
December 08, 2017 - 6:13 pm
It's not even officially winter yet -- the season begins in almost two weeks, December 21. But there are freeze warnings around the area for tonight. "A hard freeze warning is in effect for areas north of the lake into Mississippi for temperatures dropping down into the mid-20s," said Channel 4...
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