Heat Advisory

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Jim Hanzo
August 13, 2019 - 9:31 am
Forecasters say most of the South will be under heat advisories and warnings today as the temperatures could feel as high as 117 degrees. Heat advisories will stretch from Texas to parts of South Carolina as intense heat is expected in Mississippi, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Alabama; and in areas...
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Jim Hanzo
August 11, 2019 - 7:17 pm
We are in for a hot week especially Monday and Tuesday as temps rise and heat indices reach 107 to 112 degrees. A heat advisory is in effect on Monday from late morning through evening. High pressure will keep things quite hot and humid," said WWL-TV Meteorologist Alexandra Cranford. "The trend...
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Don Ames
July 07, 2019 - 10:25 am
The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for the New Orleans metro area Sunday. "We'll see actual temperatures in the upper 90s to near 100 degrees," says WWL-TV meteorologist Chris Franklin. " The Heat Index may well be over 108...maybe 110." He urges folks in the area to take...
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Chris Miller
June 20, 2019 - 11:58 am
The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for New Orleans through 6:00 p.m. The heat index will be between 105 and 109 degrees, and officials are advising people to limit outdoor activity, stay hydrated, and check on elderly relatives, friends, and neighbors. 10 AM CDT: Many spots...
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Intense heat and humidity stay with us as we start another week. "More hot weather is on tap today, but we will see some relief from it this afternoon," according to WWL-TV Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum. "We will see spotty showers and storms later today." He says some of the storms could be strong...
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Don Ames
July 22, 2018 - 6:36 am
A Heat Advisory continues in effect until 8 p.m. Sunday for the entire New Orleans metro area, except right next to the coast. Sweltering heat will continue through the day today, as a big upper high pressure area maintains control. "That high pressure will suppress rain and allow temperatures to...
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July 20, 2018 - 9:25 pm
Look for lots of heat and humidity all weekend. Not much in the way of rainfall for the next couple of days. A heat advisory is in effect all weekend. The airport in Kenner hit a high of 96 with a heat index of 113, on Friday. "Heat index will be anywhere from 108 to 112 this weekend," said WWL-TV...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 17, 2017 - 6:22 am
The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for all of Southeast Louisiana from 9:00am to 7:00pm today. The heat index is forecast to be 105-110 degrees for how hot it feels. "Areas of high pressure at the surface and aloft will allow us to have fewer storms today with a lot more...
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