Winter

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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January 05, 2018 - 9:12 am
The arctic blast is expected to start receding this weekend, sending the state back to its usual mild winter weather. Low temperatures this week sat in the lower 20s for much of Louisiana. State Climatologist Barry Keim says it’s one of the coldest weeks on record. “Baton Rouge is now in its sixth...
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Chris Miller
December 11, 2017 - 7:42 am
Gasoline prices are finally coming back down, after an unseasonable autumn run-up. This is the typical time of the year -- leading up to Christmas and New Year's -- when gasoline prices come down. "It's largely because we just see a decrease in the overall demand for gasoline," said Don Redman,...
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Chris Miller
December 07, 2017 - 12:13 pm
If the sudden 35 - 40 degree drop in temperature hasn't put you in the Christmas mood, maybe this will get you in the holiday spirit: snow! "It looks like the ingredients are going to be there late tonight early tomorrow," said Channel 4 meteorologist Chris Franklin. He said any snow would most...
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