Uptown parades on Sunday rolled early to avoid the rain. However, premium weather conditions continued through the evening.
Forecasters are calling for an increased chance of rain and severe weather over the next two days.
CANCELED: Metairie's Krewes of Zeus and Hera have canceled their Monday night parades, citing the threat for severe weather, officials announced in a news release.
Monday, February 11 - Proteus will roll at 4:45 on Lundi Gras, with Orpeus to follow. The Uptown parades will follow their normal route until they reach Canal Street, at which point they will turn right with traffic towards the river to their normal disband area. They will not take a left turn on Canal up to University.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - Rex and Zulu are scheduled to roll at their traditional start times. As of now, the city has not made any adjustments to the scheduled Tambourine and Fan event at Orleans and Claiborne.
Photo by Jay Vise