Posted: Oct 4, 2013 8:52 AM by Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum
Updated: Oct 4, 2013 8:52 AM
Source: WBRZ Weather Center
An area of high pressure is located east of Louisiana today, and that will keep east to southeast winds over us along with Tropical Storm Karen. This will give us partly cloudy skies with isolated showers and storms. Highs will be in the upper 80s.
Tonight is looking pretty good for high school football games with partly cloudy skies this evening and temperatures in the 80s. Overnight, it will be partly to mostly cloudy with spotty showers. Lows will be in the lower 70s.
Weekend Forecast: A strong cold front will move closer to Louisiana on Saturday. Ahead of it, we will be warm and a little breezy thanks to Karen. Expect partly cloudy skies with scattered showers and storms to move into town as some of the rain bands make it into the city. Highs will be in the mid 80s. Saturday Night will be mostly cloudy with scattered showers. It will be warm, muggy and breezy with lows in the lower 70s.
The cold front will push through the city by Sunday Afternoon and it will bring us some isolated to scattered showers and storms. It will still be a little breezy at times. Highs will be in the lower 80s. We will become mostly clear and MUCH COOLER on Sunday Night with low temperatures in the upper 50s. Finally a taste of Fall!!