January 15, 2015 8:31 AM
The sun is back, setting up a pleasant January weekend.
Today and Tonight: After hanging onto primarily overcast skies all week long, the sun is shining bright and poised to do so right through the weekend. Your Friday will feature wall-to-wall blue sky with thermometers alas... more »
January 13, 2015 5:35 AM
Despite a drier and cooler feel, clouds will linger for the next few days.
Today and Tonight: More clouds than sun can be expected today, with much cooler temperatures. While a peek or two of sun can't be ruled out-especially later in the day-clouds will hold... more »
December 17, 2014 6:20 AM
Another quiet day is expected before overnight clouds signal our next storm system.
Today and Tonight: Enjoy another day with plenty of blue sky and sunshine. We may begin to gather a few high clouds as the day progresses. Afternoon highs will fall a bit shy... more »
December 11, 2014 11:21 AM
Perhaps you've been dreaming of that new tablet, sugar plums or maybe just a magical bit of sneaux on Christmas Day.
While we can't provide you new technology or boiled candies, we certainly can shed a little light on hopes for a white Christmas.
If you aren't one... more »
December 11, 2014 5:49 AM
Some patches of clouds will pass through the region over the next 36 hours followed by a warming trend into the weekend.
Today and Tonight: With a stubborn cloud deck lingering today, thermometers will be slow to climb out of the 40s. By afternoon, any returning... more »
December 10, 2014 5:55 AM
The drier, cooler inland air mass has tapped into another northerly breeze to keep thermometers below average for the rest of the work week.
Today and Tonight: A noticeably cooler day is ahead. Wednesday high temperatures will likely fail to reach 60° with most locations peaking... more »
December 8, 2014 5:49 AM
Welcome to the first full week of December... well, the first full week of normal December weather.
Today and Tonight: The beginning of your week will be sunny and seasonable with highs in the middle 60s. Northerly breezes will only blow around 5 mph. The overnight... more »
November 28, 2014 5:33 AM
Tranquil weather similar to Thanksgiving will carry into the weekend.
Today and Tonight: For those returning to work or scouring the region for Black Friday deals, your plans will go uninterrupted, at least as far as the weather goes. Another maximum sunshine type of day is... more »
November 27, 2014 5:26 AM
...of sunshine and cool temperatures.
Today and Tonight: Your Thanksgiving will feature a bounty of sunshine and comfortably cool temperatures as highs head for 60°. If you plan to head out after dinner to do some early shopping-bundle up! With clear skies, temperatures will fall into... more »
November 25, 2014 5:54 AM
...for a nice looking plate of holiday weather.
Today and Tonight: Our skies will reveal more cloud cover than sunshine on this Tuesday. As a result, already cooler temperatures will be held down a bit further due to the lack of incoming solar radiation-highs will struggle... more »
October 30, 2014 6:20 AM
A much clearer and cooler start than Wednesday will lead to likewise results for the afternoon. A mostly sunny sky will prevail with highs staying in the middle 70s.
Overnight will be chilly with lows dipping to nearly 50° beneath clear skies.
Halloween and the first weekend of... more »
July 16, 2014 5:47 AM
Enjoy what will shape up to be about as fine a weather day one can find in South Louisiana during the month of July. We'll see mostly sunny skies, a warm afternoon in the upper 80s and low humidity by mid-summer standards.
The overnight hours are expected to be... more »
May 1, 2014 5:35 AM
A sneaky upper level trough slid past the area on Wednesday and triggered a few unexpected showers just south of the area. Once again, a quick moving trough will move by Thursday Evening and another on Friday Evening bringing patches of clouds. Like Wednesday, while rain is not expected, a... more »
April 16, 2014 5:34 AM
A light, easterly wind will take over today allowing thermometers to quickly climb away from the 30s and into the middle 60s by afternoon. Though warmer than Tuesday, highs will still be about 10° below average. Sunshine and blue sky will be plentiful. A few clouds may start to mix... more »
March 26, 2014 5:36 AM
Though winds will become southerly, incoming clouds working with the cold start to our Wednesday may actually keep thermometers cooler than Tuesday. Look for a high temperature in the lower to middle 60s with skies becoming overcast. The breezes that whipped around some of that pesky pollen on Tuesday have... more »
March 25, 2014 5:29 AM
Skies will become go blue during the daytime hours. A weak cold front passing by will increase winds to about 15mph this afternoon and may have a few high clouds. Unlike last week, this week's stretch of sun won't be able to overcome cooling northeasterly winds. The result will be... more »
March 24, 2014 5:53 AM
Skies will be overcast at times with a few peeks of sun at others, averaging out to a mostly cloudy day. Lingering showers will be relegated primarily to coastal locations south of Baton Rouge, although a spotty shower can't be ruled anywhere. Batches of thicker clouds will pass through the... more »
March 6, 2014 5:44 AM
An upper level trough is swinging through the area and triggering scattered rain showers. This, plus ongoing cloud cover will make for a fairly dreary day. Rain activity will start to break apart during the afternoon, but skies should be slow to clear. Given the obstructed skies and a northerly... more »
March 5, 2014 6:17 AM
Though a day later than many would like, alas our weather is trending quieter. The surface low pressure system responsible for the wintry Mardi Gras is positioned off to our south in the Gulf of Mexico and is slowly lifting northeastward. Most of the precipitation with this system has fallen... more »
February 27, 2014 5:58 AM
After our 30th freezing start in Baton Rouge this winter, sunshine is fully back in our forecast for the first time since Friday. Look for wall to wall blue skies today with northeasterly winds holding temperatures in the middle 50s. If you're keeping score, that is about 10-15 degrees below... more »
February 11, 2014 5:34 AM
Expect off and on rain showers to continue and morning temperatures in the lower 40s will not budge much. Radar and model trends do indicate that once the patch of heavy rain exits east during the morning hours, we'll have a quieter period through the middle of the day before... more »
January 22, 2014 5:39 AM
After a below freezing morning expect thermometers to rebound into the 50s today. While that leaves us about 10° below average, it is a 30° improvement on the morning readings, and come Friday, you may be wishing it was 50°! High pressure will be overhead meaning winds will be light... more »
December 26, 2013 6:06 AM
A weak cold front positioned to our northwest will approach the area today. No worries with this boundary though, dry and cool air will cause it to fall apart before entering Louisiana. Expect little more than some passing clouds for your Thursday as thermometers eek into the upper 60s. We'll... more »
December 16, 2013 7:10 AM
An area of high pressure is sitting over the Southeast U.S. This will produce plenty of sinking air and that will give us sunny skies. It will be a little warmer than yesterday with high temperatures around 60.
It will remain clear and cold tonight with some patchy frost.... more »
December 12, 2013 6:47 AM
Some high clouds will move over us during the afternoon hours today as an area of high pressure sits over the Southeast U.S. This will make it mostly sunny to partly cloudy in the wake of the cold front that passed over us last night. We will stay cool with... more »
December 11, 2013 7:19 AM
This afternoon will not be as pretty as yesterday. An area of high pressure will sit over the Southeast U.S., but some high clouds will move over us from the west and south ahead of a cold front. This will give us a mix of sun and clouds, but we... more »
December 10, 2013 6:50 AM
The clouds will gradually start to dissipate by this early afternoon and it will become mostly sunny. We will not warm up too much today with some cold air following the cold front. High temperatures will be in the lower 50s.
Get ready for a pretty cold night across... more »
December 9, 2013 7:36 AM
You can expect more of the same soggy weather today as the front remains stalled along the coast this afternoon. Southwest flow aloft with send more scattered showers over Baton Rouge this afternoon. It will remain cool with high temperatures in the mid 50s.
Another round of showers is... more »
October 25, 2013 5:57 AM
High pressure is in control of our weather pattern leading to sunny days and clear, cool nights.
While we're starting off a bit warmer than yesterday, our coolest morning of this young fall season will come tomorrow. With a reinforcing cold front through the area, winds have shifted to... more »
October 24, 2013 5:48 AM
For the first time in over 5 months, the morning low temperature fell into the 40s.
We'll see another day with abundant blue sky and sunshine. With winds shifting around to a southeasterly direction, temperatures will be able to climb a few degrees warmer today versus yesterday.
A... more »
October 23, 2013 6:02 AM
High pressure just to our west has set up a slightly cooler than average and calm weather pattern. Expect clear skies to prevail as the high promotes sinking air-- of course we need rising air to see any kind of cloud development. The result will be sun and blue sky... more »
October 21, 2013 6:40 AM
Clouds will increase throughout the day as our next weather maker, an area of low pressure and warm front, move along the Louisiana Coast later today. We will have a mix of sun and clouds with a few showers popping up later this afternoon and into the evening hours. High... more »
October 16, 2013 6:44 AM
Though clouds and the first sign of rain are behind schedule, I still expect both to arrive today. A cold front remains well west of the area, barely into the northwest corner of Louisiana. As the day goes on, the cold front will drop to the southeast allowing moisture to... more »
October 15, 2013 5:57 AM
As we move into the mid-point of the work week, a cold front will arrive in the viewing area bringing with it some rain showers. While there will be some spotty showers through the weekend, the news isn't all bad. Clouds and rain behind the front, plus a second cold... more »
October 8, 2013 6:45 AM
More gorgeous weather is in store for us today! The ridge of high pressure remains over the Southern U.S. This is still ushering in some light northerly winds over Baton Rouge and that is keeping our temperatures down. It is also making it feel very comfortable with the low humidity.... more »
August 6, 2013 6:25 PM
BATON ROUGE - The warden of the Louisiana State Penitentiary has apologized to a federal judge for efforts to try to cool death row cells when independent temperature monitoring had been ordered. Burl Cain, warden at the Angola prison, said Tuesday that he made a mistake when he added temporary... more »
May 14, 2013 6:55 AM
We have a clear morning across the Capital City. It is a little cool with temperatures in the 50s. You may want that jacket as you head out the door.
Expect a gorgeous day all around the Baton Rouge area. An area of high pressure remains over us, and... more »
May 13, 2013 6:51 AM
It is a clear to mostly clear start to this Monday with some cool to chilly temperatures in the upper 40s to lower 50s. You may want a jacket as you head out the door!
You can expect a gorgeous day with plenty of sunshine and a few clouds... more »
April 25, 2013 6:51 AM
We start out this Thursday with much calmer weather over South Louisiana. It is mostly cloudy and cooler with some mist and temperatures in the lower 50s.
The calmer weather will persist today as the cold front has stalled along the coast. This will keep mostly cloudy skies over... more »
March 26, 2013 7:12 AM
It is a very cold morning across the Capital City with clear skies and temperatures in the 30s. A light freeze is expected! I hope that you brought in your plants last night. Take that jacket with you this morning.
An area of high pressure remains over the Southeast... more »
March 13, 2013 7:13 AM
We have another quiet morning across the Capital City with mostly clear skies as some high clouds stream-by. It is still chilly with temperatures in the 40s. Take that jacket again as you head out the door!
An area of high pressure remains over Louisiana today and that will... more »
March 11, 2013 7:52 AM
A cold front has moved through Baton Rouge this morning and it is bringing us showers and thunderstorms. Some heavy rain is possible too. Temperatures have fallen into the 40s. Take your jacket and umbrella with you today!
The rain will come to an end this afternoon and we... more »
February 26, 2013 7:00 AM
The cold front is now located off to the east of Louisiana. The clouds have decreased and we have a mostly clear to partly cloudy start to the day. It has turned cooler too with temperatures in the 40s. You may want to take that jacket with you today.
... more »
February 20, 2013 7:30 AM
We have some partly to mostly cloudy skies on this Wednesday Morning. It is a little chilly with temperatures in the 30s and 40s.
The clouds will continue to thicken during the day and that will make it mostly cloudy. This is due to a developing area of low... more »
January 31, 2013 7:05 AM
It is a clear, calm and cold start to this Thursday. Temperatures are in the mid to upper 30s. Some patchy frost is possible in areas north and east of Baton Rouge. Be sure to take that jacket with you as you head out to work and school!
We... more »
January 22, 2013 8:24 AM
We have a chilly start to this Tuesday with partly to mostly cloudy skies. Temperatures are in the lower to mid 40s.
High pressure will build over Louisiana today in the wake of the cold front that moved through last night. We will see a gradual decrease in the... more »
January 17, 2013 7:43 AM
It looks like the wintry weather will remain north of Baton Rouge this morning. We did have some reports of a rain/snow mix last night, but it did not last long. We have mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies on this Thursday Morning and there is a slight chance we... more »
January 7, 2013 11:42 AM
Expect a pleasant afternoon as high pressure sits over the Southeast U.S. This will allow us to have mostly sunny skies, but it will remain a little cool. High temperatures will be in the upper 50s.
Clouds will be on the increase tonight from the west as our next... more »
November 14, 2012 7:40 AM
More chilly weather is greeting us across the Capital City on this Wednesday Morning. It is mostly clear with temperatures in the upper 30s to lower 40s. You will want to take that jacket with you again!
The disturbance that brought us the high clouds yesterday is moving east... more »
November 12, 2012 1:06 PM
The cold front will be to the east of Baton Rouge this afternoon and it will become sunny. Temperatures will not rise too much as they only climb back into the mid 60s once the sun returns.
We will be mostly clear and cool this evening with temperatures falling... more »
November 8, 2012 12:39 PM
It is going to be a gorgeous and cool afternoon across the Capital City. We will be sunny with high temperatures in the upper 60s.
This evening will be clear and turning cooler with the temperatures falling into the 50s.
Jacket weather is on tap tonight. We will... more »
November 7, 2012 7:43 AM
You better take your jacket with you this morning as you head out the door! We have clear skies with temperatures in the 40s. Brrr!!
An area of high pressure is located to the northwest of town and it will usher in northerly winds. This will allow us to... more »
November 6, 2012 1:05 PM
We will have a slow decrease in the cloud cover this afternoon. Expect to see partly cloudy skies as you head out to vote on this Election Day. You may want to take your light jacket too since the high temperatures will only be in the mid 60s.
The... more »
October 30, 2012 12:46 PM
We will have a pleasant afternoon with mostly sunny skies as a weak disturbance moves into Baton Rouge from the north. It will bring us some high clouds that will last into the evening. Expect it to be a little warmer with highs in the upper 60s.
Mostly clear... more »
October 29, 2012 1:27 PM
We will have a gorgeous and sunny afternoon across the Baton Rouge area thanks to an area of high pressure sitting northwest of Louisiana. This will keep northwest over us and that means we will still cool. High temperatures will be in the mid 60s.
Expect clear skies this... more »
October 19, 2012 8:54 AM
It is a clear and very cool start to this Friday in Baton Rouge. Temperatures are in the upper 40s to lower 50s. You may want to take that jacket with you to work or school.
We will have a gorgeous afternoon as an area of high pressure moves... more »
October 18, 2012 12:34 PM
The cold front is moving into the Gulf of Mexico and the rain/storms are gone. We will be mostly sunny and less humid this afternoon as high temperatures only climb to around 80.
We will have pleasant weather this evening with mostly clear skies and temperatures falling into the... more »
October 16, 2012 12:45 PM
We will be mostly cloudy this afternoon as a canopy of high cirrus clouds moves in from the west. These clouds are actually coming from Hurricane Paul in the Pacific Ocean near Baja California. These clouds will keep the temperatures down as we will only climb to around 80 for... more »
October 16, 2012 6:48 AM
We start this Tuesday Morning with some clouds building in from the west making it mostly clear to partly cloudy. It is cooler with temperatures in the 50s.
The clouds will continue to move in from the west thanks to Hurricane Paul in the Pacific Ocean. A few disturbances... more »
October 2, 2012 6:40 AM
It is a mostly clear and cool start to this Tuesday Morning with temperatures in the upper 50s to lower 60s. You may want to take that jacket with you!
We will become much warmer this afternoon thanks to most of the cloud deck and coldest air moving to... more »
October 1, 2012 1:12 PM
We will have a dreary afternoon with plenty of clouds and sprinkles across Southeast Louisiana as the cold front moves to the east of Louisiana. Clouds will wrap around an area of low pressure sitting near Memphis, TN and cool air will move into Baton Rouge. High temperatures will be... more »
September 26, 2012 6:30 AM
This Wednesday Morning is starting off with clear skies and some cooler temperatures in the mid to upper 60s.
We will have another afternoon just like we did on Tuesday all thanks to the area of high pressure remaining at the surface and upper-levels over the Southeast U.S. This... more »
September 21, 2012 7:22 AM
It is another comfortable start to the day with mostly clear skies and temperatures ranging from the upper 50s to lower 60s.
We will have more great weather this afternoon as the area of high pressure remains over the Southeast U.S. You can expect to see mostly sunny to... more »
September 20, 2012 12:15 PM
We will have another gorgeous afternoon with plenty of sunshine across Southeast Louisiana. This is all due to an area of high pressure sitting over the Deep South. It will be warmer, but not that humid with high temperatures in the lower 80s.
The weather this evening will be... more »
September 20, 2012 5:14 AM
Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum is back on 2une In! He has been filling in for a vacationing Pat Shingleton in the evenings. As he returns to 2une In, the temperatures sure have cooled-down! We have mostly clear skies on this Thursday Morning with temperatures in the 50s. You may want to... more »
September 19, 2012 4:26 PM
Good Wednesday Afternoon! ARRR! On this speak like a Pirate Day, this is Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum last night in for Pat Shingleton. Dave is back on 2une In tomorrow morning.
We have some gorgeous weather today as the cold front sinks into the Gulf of Mexico. This evening will... more »
September 11, 2012 6:20 AM
It is another comfortable morning with mostly clear skies and temperatures in the 60s. How refreshing!?!
The area of high pressure is still sitting over the Southeast U.S. and this will allow us to have mostly sunny skies today. The northeast to east winds will keep us less humid... more »
September 10, 2012 6:21 AM
It is a clear and very pleasant start to the day with low humidity and temperatures in the upper 50s to lower 60s.
An area of high pressure will remain over the Southeast U.S. today and that means we will have more fantastic weather! It is going to be... more »
June 1, 2012 6:03 PM
Get ready for a pleasant and comfortable evening across the Capital City with clear skies and temperatures falling into the 70s.
We will have some fantastic weather tonight! It will be clear, cooler and very comfortable with lows in the upper 50s. How nice does that sound?!
Saturday... more »
May 10, 2012 6:19 AM
We have mostly clear skies on this Thursday Morning. It is pleasant and cooler with temperatures in the upper 50s to lower 60s.
It is going to be a gorgeous day with plenty of sunny skies thanks to an area of high pressure that will sit over the Southeast... more »
April 24, 2012 12:29 PM
It is going to be another beautiful afternoon with sunny skies and low humidity. High temperatures will be in the mid 70s.
We will stay clear this evening, and it will remain pleasant. The temperatures will drop into the upper 60s.
You can expect another very comfortable night,... more »
April 23, 2012 6:05 AM
We start this new work week with clear skies as a weak cold front has moved across the Baton Rouge area. It is cool and a little breezy with temperatures in the lower 50s.
We will have a gorgeous day as an area of high pressure settles into the... more »
April 20, 2012 8:15 AM
We have some very pleasant weather on this Friday Morning. The skies are sunny and it is a little cool with temperatures rising into the 60s.
It will be warmer, and more humid with partly cloudy skies this afternoon as southerly winds return to the state. High temperatures will... more »
April 20, 2012 6:20 AM
It is a pretty nice start to this Friday Morning with mostly clear skies around the Baton Rouge area. Temperatures are still a little cool with readings in the 50s.
We will warm up nicely this afternoon as southerly winds return to the state. These winds will make it... more »
April 19, 2012 6:06 AM
It is another morning where you may want your jacket around the Baton Rouge area. We have clear skies and cool temperatures in the 50s.
You will not need that jacket this afternoon as we will become warmer than yesterday. An area of high pressure will be sitting over... more »
April 18, 2012 1:19 PM
It is going to be a gorgeous afternoon around the Baton Rouge area. We will have plenty of sunshine with mild temperatures climbing to the upper 70s.
Clear skies will greet us this evening as the temperatures fall into the upper 60s and lower 70s.
Some very comfortable... more »
April 18, 2012 6:03 AM
You may want to take your light jacket with you this morning! We have clear skies and temperatures in the lower 50s. It is a nice refreshing start to the day!
We will have a gorgeous and delightful afternoon thanks to an area of high pressure moving across the... more »
March 26, 2012 6:37 PM
We will have a nice and comfortable evening with clear skies and temperatures falling into the upper 70s.
It will be clear and still very comfortable with low humidity tonight as the low temperature drops into the upper 50s. Open the windows tonight to take in some of the... more »
March 26, 2012 6:09 AM
We start this Monday Morning with clear skies and somewhat cool temperatures in the upper 50s to lower 60s.
An area of high pressure will remain over the Southeast U.S. today, and that will make for another gorgeous afternoon. We will have sunny skies with warm high temperatures in... more »
February 6, 2012 1:06 PM
We will have some high clouds streaming in from the southwest today. This will make for a sun and cloud mix this afternoon with cool high temperatures around 62. During the evening we will have partly cloudy skies with temperatures falling into the mid 50s. Tonight will continue to be... more »