November 19, 2014 5:29 AM
After a freezing start, Wednesday marks the beginning of a moderating trend in temperatures.
Forecast Discussion: A surface high pressure system is sliding eastward into Georgia while a deep upper-level trough of colder air and lower pressures retreats to the northeast. This combination will mean a general warming of... more »
November 3, 2014 6:52 AM
Expect mostly sunny skies for the beginning of your week with thermometers climbing back towards an average high this afternoon-near 74°.
The overnight hours will not end up as chilly as the last several mornings. There may be a few passing clouds and also some patchy fog into the... 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 »
October 15, 2014 6:00 AM
The Baton Rouge area will notch another cooler than average day. After needing a light jacket early, the afternoon will warm into the middle 70s under plenty of sunshine.
Overnight will be cool and peaceful with lows again stretching for the upper 40s.
Hurricane Gonzalo continues to strengthen... more »
August 15, 2014 5:37 AM
Warm but not terribly humid conditions will be felt under mostly sunny Friday skies. Highs will make it to the low 90s.
The overnight will have an evening cloud or two followed by the all clear and lows in the 70s again. Mugginess will be creeping back.
The... more »
August 13, 2014 5:20 AM
Weather somewhat unbecoming of August is expected over the next three days.
Many would likely take this weather all through August when compared with normal. Skies will be mostly sunny while thermometers run for the lower 90s. Humidity will exist, but not be as oppressive as can be for... more »
July 30, 2014 5:26 AM
For late July, humidity could be oppressive, temperatures could be high and thundershowers could be scattered; that will not be the case today.
Expect mostly sunny skies this afternoon with relatively low humidity and warm temperatures near 90° for all.
The overnight hours will remain quiet with mostly... more »
July 7, 2014 5:37 AM
After an unseasonable break in humidity and some rare mid-summer lows in the 60s, the heat and steam will slowly ramp back up into the middle of this week.
The week will begin mostly sunny and warm with a high temperature in the low 90s. Any pop-up showers or... more »
May 23, 2014 5:38 AM
Weather-wise, you can cruise into the holiday weekend with little worry. Sunshine will dominate this afternoon and allow high temperatures to spike near 90°. Winds will be light and southerly. Tonight will bring more of the same with clear skies, light winds, lows in the upper 60s and some light... more »
May 22, 2014 5:36 AM
We'll put another day in the books just like Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. The only difference may be the achievement of the benchmark first 90° afternoon of the year. Sunshine will be plentiful however and humidity will be a touch higher, but relatively tolerable. The nighttime will be clear and... more »
May 21, 2014 5:48 AM
With humidity creeping up, temperatures this afternoon will be similar to Tuesday. Added moisture to the air mitigates warming just a bit. Still, skies are expected to be mostly sunny, nudging thermometers to the upper 80s and possibly 90°. Tonight will be mostly clear with a low in the upper... more »
May 20, 2014 5:19 AM
This afternoon will repeat the conditions found over the last several days. A mostly sunny afternoon with highs in the upper 80s can be expected. A bit of added moisture to the air may offer a touch of humidity. Winds will be southerly at 5-10mph. There will be no stray... more »
May 15, 2014 5:35 AM
Sunshine and cooler than average temperatures headline Thursday's weather. Light northerly winds will help relegate afternoon thermometers to the lower to middle 70s. The overnight once again stays clear with another opportunity for a record low. The benchmark is 51° while the forecast is for 49°. more »
April 23, 2014 5:45 AM
Mostly sunny skies, light southerly winds and warm temperatures will be the three bullet points on today's forecast. Humidity will be a touch lower today compared to Tuesday but a virtually unnoticeable change. Tonight, skies will find a few clouds and a light southerly wind may allow some fog development.... 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 »
April 10, 2014 11:22 AM
Now three in a row, this afternoon will feature sunshine and warming temperatures. For the first time in two days, some clouds may begin to mix in with our sun. Winds will remain southerly at 5-10mph today but should not yet reintroduce much in the way of humidity. Tonight will... more »
April 10, 2014 5:18 AM
For the second day in a row, skies will feature all blue real estate and sunshine. Aided by a light southerly wind, thermometers will nose just a bit deeper into the 70s than Wednesday. The overnight hours will also be a touch warmer when compared to Wednesday. Despite mainly clear... more »
April 9, 2014 5:44 AM
Bountiful sunshine can be expected on account of a high pressure system centered in Eastern Texas. The clockwise surface wind flow around the high will result in light northerly winds which will serve to hold afternoon highs a bit below average in the lower 70s. Clear skies and light winds... more »
March 18, 2014 6:09 AM
Spring begins Thursday at 11:57am. But locally, spring-like weather should be in full swing well before that!
The same stubborn cloud deck that held temperatures in the 40s on Monday, has persisted into Tuesday Morning. Satellite analysis shows the western edge of the deck eroding across our viewing area.... 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 20, 2014 12:39 PM
Our skies will become mainly sunny this afternoon and we'll notice a big drop off in humidity and warmth. Though not chilly, we'll be back to seasonable readings with highs topping out in the middle 60s. Northerly winds will slow further warming. Therefore pleasant weather can be expected for the... 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 »
January 20, 2014 5:47 AM
A high pressure system will be drifting south over the Gulf of Mexico today. With sinking air and a clockwise flow around this feature, the result for our weather will be clear skies and a westerly winds. The deviation from having a northerly component to our wind will mean some... more »
January 17, 2014 6:16 AM
The third cold front to push through our region this week is passing by today. All we're noticing with its passage is some patchy cloud cover as well as a few sprinkles off the coast. After the cold front clears the area, winds will shift to the northwest promoting the... more »
January 15, 2014 5:47 AM
A cold front passed through the area this morning. Save for passing clouds and a couple of sprinkles between New Roads and McComb, little perceptible weather was seen along this front. Winds will become northwesterly and pick up to about 15mph as the day moves forward. The steady breeze pulling... more »
January 14, 2014 5:35 AM
Expect temperatures to reach into the middle 60s today under plenty of sunshine followed by a few passing clouds tonight and lows in the middle 30s.
An upper level trough has lagged behind the cold front that brought rain and a few thunderstorms yesterday morning. Meanwhile, high pressure is... more »
January 7, 2014 6:55 AM
An area of high pressure will sit over us today and that will make for a beautiful sunny day. Unfortunately, it will stay very cold all afternoon. The Arctic Air will still be over us today and that will not allow us to warm up much. We will only have... more »
January 3, 2014 5:50 AM
We're dry, but chilly! With high pressure perched to our north in Southern Illinois, the weather has calmed and cleared significantly. But a push of cold air from the north is certainly being felt across Southeastern Louisiana. This afternoon will see highs running 15° below average as thermometers recover from... more »
December 24, 2013 5:56 AM
A cold start, Christmas Eve started off in the upper 20s. The remainder of the day will feature clear skies as a high pressure system sits off to our north, centered in Missouri. This high and its clockwise surface flow are resulting in a northerly wind pulling down cold air... more »
December 17, 2013 8:39 AM
If you liked the weather yesterday, then you will like the weather again today. The ridge of high pressure remains over the Southeast U.S. and that will keep us sunny. We will become a few degrees warmer with high temperatures in the mid 60s.
Another chilly night is in... 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 »
November 29, 2013 5:57 AM
Like Thanksgiving, Black Friday is off to a cold start. The day started below freezing and many of us early-risers found it necessary to scrape away some frost on the windshields before setting out for the day. High pressure centered over Virginia will keep our skies mainly clear and our... more »
November 28, 2013 5:55 AM
As you take the time to enjoy a nice meal with friends and family, perhaps you're also thankful that you are fortunate enough to do so indoors! It's cold today. With a morning temperature checked in around 25° we experienced the coldest morning since March 27, 2013, nearly piercing the... more »
November 27, 2013 6:52 AM
We will finally see the sun this afternoon! Both areas of low pressure have moved northeast of Louisiana. Now an area of high pressure will build in from the northwest over us. This will make it clear, but it will also draw down some very cold temperatures. I am expecting... more »
November 13, 2013 6:36 AM
An area of high pressure will move over the Deep South Today. It will continue to draw down some very cold air from Canada and that will keep it chilly all day. We will have sunny skies, but they will not be able to warm us up. High temperatures will... more »
November 7, 2013 6:29 AM
You can expect sunny skies and breezy conditions this afternoon as the cold front moves to the east of Louisiana. An area of high pressure will start to move toward the state from the west. This will give us the clear skies and some MUCH COOLER temperatures. We will have... more »
November 1, 2013 6:51 AM
Much drier and less humid air will move over Baton Rouge this afternoon. This will clear out the clouds and make for a very pretty day. Expect sunny skies with high temperatures in the mid to upper 70s.
It will be clear and cooler tonight. You may want a... 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 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 14, 2013 6:28 AM
Monday & Tuesday: A weak ridge of high pressure aloft will allow our weather to remain rather calm through Tuesday. We'll see partly to mostly sunny skies, stay almost entirely dry and have thermometers running some 5° above average. While highs should be around 80° this time of year we... more »
October 11, 2013 6:50 AM
Expect a rather persistent pattern and forecast for us into early next week. With the low-level moisture in place look for an uptick in humidity which will also help to develop fog over the next couple of mornings as lows remain in the middle 60s. The fog will burn off... more »
October 10, 2013 7:10 AM
While we say all of this relative to average, the end of the week will feature temperatures a few degrees warmer than where we started the week. While Monday checked in an official high temperature of 76° it looks as though we'll top out Friday in the upper 80s. The... more »
October 9, 2013 6:51 AM
The ridge of high pressure is still sitting over us this afternoon and that will keep the awesome weather in Baton Rouge. We will be sunny and delightful just like the last few days. However, it will be a little warmer with high temperatures back in the lower 80s.
... 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 »
October 7, 2013 6:41 AM
A ridge of high pressure is following the cold front that swept across the state on Sunday. This will give us northerly winds, sunny skies with MUCH COOLER temperatures and low humidity. High temperatures will only be in the upper 70s.
Get ready for an even cooler and comfortable... more »
September 27, 2013 6:37 AM
For the first time this month of September a dry forecast appears to be on tap for tonight's slate of high school football games. While our in-house Futurecast weather forecast model is suggesting a sprinkle is possible in our northern and western parishes and counties, other computer weather models are... more »
September 26, 2013 6:37 AM
The outdoors will be a bit more pleasant for the remainder of this week as an upper level ridge has moved over the Southeastern United States.
What does this mean? In short, a ridge promotes sinking air and sinking air means clouds will struggle to bubble up in the... 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 »
April 12, 2013 10:09 AM
We have a much calmer morning across the Capital City. The skies are clear to mostly clear and it is much cooler with temperatures in the mid to upper 40s. You may want that jacket as you head out the door!
Expect a gorgeous afternoon thanks to an area... 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 25, 2013 7:12 AM
We begin this Monday with clear skies, breezy conditions and chilly temperatures in the 30s. Better bundle up!
We will stay cool all day thanks to an area of high pressure building in from the northwest. This is ushering in breezy north to northwest winds over us all day... 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 12, 2013 6:37 AM
It is a mostly clear and chilly start to this Tuesday Morning with temperatures in the 30s and 40s. Take that jacket with you!
We will have a gorgeous day as high pressure builds into the Southeast U.S. Expect a few highs clouds to stream over us for the... more »
March 6, 2013 7:00 AM
It is a clear and much cooler start to this Wednesday. Temperatures are in the upper 30s to lower 40s. Take that jacket as you head out the door...you may want it all day since it will not be a warm one.
We will have a gorgeous day as... 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 19, 2013 6:49 AM
The rain and storms have come to an end thanks to the cold front moving through Baton Rouge. We have mostly cloudy skies now, but they will gradually dissipate throughout the morning. Temperatures are in the 50s.
You can expect a very nice sunny afternoon across the Capital City!... more »
February 14, 2013 7:30 AM
Happy Valentine's Day!
We begin this Thursday with mostly clear skies and chilly temperatures in the upper 30s. Better take that coat with you this morning!
Expect the skies to clear this afternoon and that will make for a sweet forecast! High pressure will sit over us today... 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 18, 2013 9:05 AM
It is a clear and chilly start to this Friday with temperatures in the lower 40s. Be sure to take that warm coat with you this morning!
We will have a gorgeous afternoon across the Capital City! An area of high pressure has built in over the Southeast U.S.... 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 »
December 13, 2012 7:42 AM
It is a very cold and frost morning across the Baton Rogue area. We have clear skies, calm winds and temperatures in the lower 30s. This will allow us to have a light freeze along and north of the I-10/12 Corridor. The NWS has issued a Freeze Warning in effect... more »
December 12, 2012 5:58 AM
Better bundle up this morning as you head out the door! We have partly cloudy skies with temperatures in the mid to upper 30s. BRRR!!
The clouds will break up today and it will become mostly sunny. This is due to the upper-level moisture moving to the east of... more »
November 29, 2012 7:26 AM
BRRRR! It sure is a cold start to the day with clear skies and temperatures in the mid 30s. Some of you may have even gotten closer to freezing, so patchy frost is possible.
We will have a gorgeous afternoon with plenty of sunny skies thanks to an area... more »
November 28, 2012 7:18 AM
We begin this Wednesday morning with low clouds that are sticking around this morning along with some drizzle and mist. Temperatures are pretty chilly as they start out in the lower 40s.
The low clouds will gradually move to the east of Baton Rouge this afternoon and it will... more »
November 21, 2012 7:26 AM
It is a clear and chilly morning across the Baton Rouge area. Temperatures are in the 40s, so you will probably want to take that jacket with you again.
We will have a nice warm-up in the temperatures this afternoon as high pressure sits over the Southeast U.S. It... 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 8, 2012 7:41 AM
You better bundle up as you head out the door this morning around Baton Rouge! We have clear skies with our temperatures in the upper 30s to lower 40s.
The area of high pressure remains over the Deep South this afternoon and that will make for another beautiful day.... 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 »
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 29, 2012 6:36 AM
You better bundle up as you head out to work or school this morning! We have clear skies with temperatures in the upper 30s to lower 40s.
It is going to be another cool to mild day across the Capital City. An area of high pressure remains over the... 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 »
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 »
June 1, 2012 10:36 PM
After a nice cool start to the day, we will quickly warm up, but it will not be very humid as an area of high pressure sits over Louisiana. It will be mostly sunny and hot with high temperatures in the upper 80s.
Cool temperatures are expected tonight, but... more »
May 10, 2012 12:45 PM
It is going to be a gorgeous afternoon across the Capital City! Look for mostly sunny skies and low humidity with high temperatures in the mid 80s.
More pleasant weather is expected this evening with mostly clear skies. It will be comfortable with the temperatures falling into the 70s.... 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 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 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 12:34 PM
The weather will be fantastic this afternoon! We will have plenty of sunshine and low humidity. Temperatures will be a little warmer as they climb into the lower 80s.
The pleasant weather will continue into the evening hours with clear skies and temperatures falling into the 70s.
More... 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 3, 2012 8:14 AM
We have plenty of sunshine this morning and it is warm with temperatures rising into the 60s.
It will become partly cloudy by lunchtime, and then we will see some scattered showers and thunderstorms popping up during the afternoon. Some of these storms could become strong to severe. A... more »
March 26, 2012 12:46 PM
We will have a gorgeous afternoon with plenty of sunshine. It will be warm and comfortable with highs in the mid 80s. Try to get out for lunch or anything to enjoy the delightful weather!!
The evening commute home will have clear skies with temperatures falling into the upper... more »
March 26, 2012 7:18 AM
It is a very pleasant and cool start to the day with clear skies. Temperatures are in the upper 50s. You may want that light jacket or sweater with you as you head to work or school.
We will have another gorgeous day around Baton Rouge with sunny skies... 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 »
March 5, 2012 1:03 PM
We will have perfect weather this afternoon with sunny skies, low humidity and a high temperature in the mid 70s. Get out and enjoy this comfortable Spring-like weather!
This evening will remain delightful with clear skies and temperatures falling back into the 60s during the 6 PM hour.
... more »
February 14, 2012 7:21 AM
Good Morning! The clouds are starting to break up, and the sunshine is peaking out with temperatures in the 40s. The clouds will continue to dissipate and we will have mostly sunny skies this afternoon. We will have a high temperature in the lower 70s.
This evening is still... more »
December 6, 2010 5:04 PM
PONCHATOULA - Strawberry farmers said today they're not too concerned about the freezing temperatures predicted for this week, and that they believe sunny skies and warmer weather during the day should offer their crops enough protection.
Pontchatoula farmer Eric Morrow says production in 2010 has been much better than... more »