Snow

Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 16, 2018 - 10:07 pm
Snow and sleet have moved into Southeast Louisiana. Winter weather has arrived in greater New Orleans. Freezing rain and some flurries have left a layer of ice on everything. "Hard freeze conditions follow for tonight," WWL-TV Chief Meteorologist Carl Arredondo said. "All precip should end around...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
January 16, 2018 - 6:21 am
Get ready for a dramatic drop in temperatures as a the strongest cold front of the season brings Arctic air to the New Orleans area. "Another Arctic Cold Front will move through today. Temperatures will be the highest in the 40s and will fall into the 30s this afternoon," WWL TV Meteorologist Dave...
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January 15, 2018 - 10:50 pm
(WWL.com) Another blast of arctic air is hitting Louisiana again, bringing below normal temperatures and ice and snow. Six parishes bordering Arkansas are under a Winter Storm Warning while parts of Cenla are under a Winter Storm Advisory. National Weather Service meteorologist Matthew Duplantis...
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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 02, 2018 - 10:39 am
Forecasters say conditions are shaping up for a slight chance of some snow flurries from the Gulf of Mexico to Lake Pontchartrain overnight Tuesday into Wednesday morning. "A disturbance, an upper level low is coming from Denver," WWL TV Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum explained. "As it gets here... it...
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December 11, 2017 - 3:17 pm
(WWL.com) -- Totals are in for last week’s historic snow event and Kentwood saw the most with 6 and a half inches. That’s according to Shawn O’Neil with the National Weather Service in Slidell, who says parts of the Baton Rouge area saw three to five inches. “And into the Donaldsonville area all...
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December 09, 2017 - 10:59 am
(WWL.com) South Louisiana saw some snow Friday morning to the delight of residents. So how rare of an event is this? State Climatologist Barry Keim says, believe it or not, we actually see white flakes more often than hurricanes. But for it to span nearly the entire bottom half of the state is very...
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Chris Miller
December 08, 2017 - 11:25 am
The winter weather advisory has been extended through 4:00 p.m., and now includes areas south of the lake. Updated the Winter Weather Advisory to include more portions of the southshore including the New Orleans Metro Area through 4 PM. Please use caution while driving as some slippery conditions...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 08, 2017 - 6:39 am
There is significant snow across parts of Southeast Louisiana. "It is snowing! There is snow on the ground," one woman called in from Hammond. "I could go out there and build a snowman." "Giant snowflakes," is how one man in Bogalusa reported. "I got about three inches on the ground." A blanket of...
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