Short Term Forecast: The cold front has moved into the Gulf of Mexico and we have mostly clear skies over Baton Rouge this morning. It is chilly with temperatures in the 40s.
It is going to be another beautiful afternoon with plenty of sunshine. A few high clouds will stream by today and that will make it mostly sunny to partly cloudy at times. We will be much cooler than yesterday with highs only around 60.
Mainly clear skies will greet us tonight along with some cold temperatures. Lows will dip into the mid 30s. Brrr! Better dress warmly on Friday Morning!
Friday will start out pretty cold and it is not going to warm up much. Another cold front will move into Baton Rouge and that will bring in some partly cloudy skies. High temperatures will be in the upper 50s. The cold front will move through Baton Rouge on Friday Night into Saturday Morning. We will be partly cloudy and very cold with lows in the lower 30s. A light freeze will be possible! Be sure to bring in any plants!
Weekend Outlook: The cold front will be east and south of Baton Rouge on Saturday. This will give us mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies along with some very chilly temperatures. Highs will only climb into the upper 50s, and some of you will not get out of the 40s! Brrr!! Saturday Night will be mostly clear and very cold with lows in the upper 20s to lower 30s. A light to moderate freeze can be expected, so be sure to bring in any plants. Also, have a warm place for any outdoor pets!!
More cool weather is in store of us on Sunday as an area of high pressure sits just north of Louisiana. We will be sunny with highs in the mid 50s. Sunday Night will be clear and still pretty cold and frosty with lows in the lower 30s. Another light freeze can be expected. Bundle up all weekend!!
Enjoy the sunshine, take your coat and have a great day! -Dave