Hot and Humid Returns, Cold Front This Weekend

Video Forecast

Tonight: Mostly clear and dry. Lo: 68.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy, hot and humid. Hi: 90. Heat index: 90-95.​
Friday: Very warm and humid with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Hi: 89. Heat Index: 90-95.​
A stronger cold front moves in for the weekend with much cooler and drier air. Ahead of the front there will be showers and thunderstorms on Friday afternoon and evening. Some of them could be severe. Next week will see the return of above average temps to start the week. Another cold front will approach Acadiana by midweek. ​

There are 3 areas to watch in the Tropics at this time. They are all in the Atlantic Ocean. All of them have a small chance (20%) for development through 5 days. None of them are forecast to make it into the Gulf.

Jason Nappi
Chief Meteorologist