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Wednesday morning video forecast
Can you feel the change in the air? Maybe it’s just humidity.
Today & Tonight: A few showers will bubble up this afternoon for the first time in about a month. Areas south of the interstate are most likely to see some measurable rainfall in the afternoon hours. Everyone will feel the big jump up in humidity. It will be muggy all afternoon with temperatures in the 80s between the showers. There will be one more chance to see some rain overnight as the cold front passes through. Showers and storms overnight will be more likely for areas north of Baton Rouge after midnight and before sunrise.
Up Next: The rest of the showers will move from northwest to southeast as the sun comes up on Thursday. Skies will clear and temperatures will reach the mid-80s in the afternoon. Into Friday morning, the cooler air will settle back in temperatures will drop into the upper 50s. Friday will be a touch cooler with temperatures in the low 80s in the afternoon and 50s for your late Friday night plans. Over the weekend, skies will be partly cloudy but dry with temperatures in the 80s and comfortable humidity. A few showers may sneak into the forecast by Sunday afternoon. Another cold front will move through the area on Monday bringing a round of isolated showers. Behind that front, air will be much cooler. We may see the first 40s of the season. Click here to see the 7-day forecast.
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In the Tropics
Tropical Storm Karl formed in the southwestern Gulf on Monday afternoon. It is going to move south back over Mexico. CLICK here to track Karl in the WBRZ Hurricane Center.
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