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Jim Hanzo
January 20, 2020 - 4:26 pm
The New Orleans metro area is in for some chilly temperatures. We'll expericence a light freeze north of the lake tonight and near freezing temperatures south of the lake. It's advised to take the proper freeze precautions. "Tonight will be clear and cold with Northshore lows in the upper 20s...
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Jim Hanzo
January 04, 2019 - 6:40 am
Get ready sunshine is coming, finally along with cooler temperatures. Thanks to an upper low pushing toward the east and breaking up the clouds, New Orleans will get its first taste of sunshine in quite some time. It'll come over the weekend. Chilly temperatures will be behind the cold front. "All...
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July 03, 2018 - 6:18 am
Jordan Fiegel reporting 3,000 customers remain without power after over 13,000 lost electricity earlier this morning in the Uptown area. The estimated restoration time is for 8:00 a.m. this morning. A storm system is expected to bring rain to the area through Tuesday. We'll continue to update this...
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April 07, 2018 - 1:56 pm
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) _ Severe thunderstorms brought large hail and high winds to northern Louisiana overnight. National Weather Service Shreveport meteorologist in charge Mario Valverde says radar indicated Friday night that tornadoes had formed in the area. He says the agency will have to review...
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Don Ames
April 07, 2018 - 5:43 am
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) _ Severe thunderstorms have brought large hail and high winds to northern Louisiana. National Weather Service Shreveport meteorologist in charge Mario Valverde says radar indicated Friday night that tornadoes had formed in the area. He says the agency will have to review...
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Don Ames
April 06, 2018 - 5:29 pm
A line of strong to possibly severe storms is expected to move through our area late Friday night into early Saturday morning. The NOAA Storm Prediction Center says there's a Marginal to Slight Risk for severe weather in the early morning hours. The main threat will be damaging winds, but we could...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 22, 2018 - 6:25 am
Rain will be around this morning as a front heads for Southeast Louisiana. "A cold front will move through the New Orleans area today," WWL-TV Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum explained. "It will bring us scattered showers and thunderstorms starting in the morning, and they will last until 1:00pm." He...
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Scoot
August 08, 2017 - 10:31 am
The flooding on Saturday in parts of New Orleans was so unexpected and happened so quickly that it will forever be infamous and worthy of a name - the “August 5th Flood of 2017.” By Monday, the Sewage & Water Board seemed to reluctantly release information that 7 of the 121 pumps were not...
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