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Don Ames
February 10, 2019 - 1:15 pm
Another cold snap has come to an end, and we find ourselves back in the 70s this Sunday. We'll be even warmer on Monday, as southerly winds return and we see highs in the upper 70s. It'll be more humid, though, with scattered showers. Then, another reversal. Local weather expert, WWL-TV...
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Don Ames
February 03, 2019 - 8:45 am
New Orleans Police say a 13-year-old boy was shot in the St. Claude neighborhood Saturday afternoon. Police found the young boy with an apparent gunshot wound to the chest in the in the 2700 block of North Miro Street near Almonaster Avenue in the Fifth District. It happened about 4 p.m. Family...
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Don Ames
January 27, 2019 - 12:42 pm
After a brief respite from the winter chill, we're in for another cold snap in the metro area. Highs in the low to mid 60s Sunday and Monday will fall to the 40s Tuesday and bring a possibility of snow to the area. A Hard Freeze is expected Wednesday morning on the Northshore and even areas away...
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January 20, 2019 - 11:18 am
Temperatures will stay in the 40s throughout the day Sunday, and with strong north winds, it will feel like the 30s. "Viewing of the blood-super moon lunar eclipse should be fantastic, though," says WWL-TV meteorologist Chris Franklin. "The moon will turn a blood red color." It'll begin around 9:30...
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January 19, 2019 - 9:24 am
The New Orleans metro area will see a variety of weather conditions Saturday. "A tale of 2 seasons all in one day," says WWL-TV meteorologist Chris Franklin. He says storms today have the potential of becoming strong to severe. A strong line of showers and storms are moving from Baton Rouge and...
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Jim Hanzo
January 01, 2019 - 7:04 am
Light showers, slick conditions and fog this morning. A dense fog advisory in effect until 9 a.m. The light showers are moving through and will taper off into the afternoon, but better rain chances by Thursday. "The next couple of days will be looking kind of gloomy," said WWL-TV meteorologist...
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Don Ames
December 29, 2018 - 11:28 am
Most rivers on the Northshore and in Mississippi have already crested and are beginning to fall. "It looks like, through the course of the weekend, most of the rivers will be dropping back below flood stage," says WWL-TV meteorologist Chris Franklin. "At the very latest, by the middle part of next...
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Jim Hanzo
December 28, 2018 - 7:06 am
The rain chances are not over yet. More rain could come although the bulk of the rain is behind us. Lighter rain showers across the region are expected. "This whole cold front is going to move into this area get to the coastline and stall over us and unfortunately that means more wet weather over...
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Jim Hanzo
December 27, 2018 - 6:55 am
After heavy winds overnight, the wet weather pattern begins today. Winds were anywhere from 30 mph to around 50 mph at times. Channel 4 meteorologist Chris Franklin says the winds will die down eventually yet will remain breezy all day. We can expect some rain, and possibly heavy storms to roll on...
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Jim Hanzo
December 26, 2018 - 8:31 pm
New Orleans can expect a real good possibility of rain, tomorrow and actually right on through the New Year's holiday weekend. "We do have a risk, a slight risk for severe storms tomorrow," said WWL-TV Meteorologist Chris Franklin. "We may see excessive rainfall and rain chances will stay with us...
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