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Tornado Watch issued until 3:00 pm

A Tornado WATCH has been issued for all of Acadiana through 3:00 pm as we continue to see storms move east across the region. Conditions

Showers/Storms Likely Thursday morning

Still a tricky forecast to figure out what exactly Acadiana will see Thursday morning.

Models continue to flip back and forth with each new run this afternoon.

Quiet weather for kick off of Festival

Tuesday saw our weather pattern starting to flip with the arrival of more clouds and a noticeable increase in humidity. Wednesday promises to be a

Dry Wednesday before storms arrive Thursday

We will run the stretch of nice weather in Acadiana to 5 days on Wednesday although it will be rather cloudy with seasonable temperatures in the upper 70s to lower 80s. 

Staying dry but clouds return for work week

After a beautiful Easter weekend the nice weather will continue for the first half of the work week with partly cloudy skies and seasonable temperatures Monday afternoon.

Eggscellent Easter Forecast

Picture-perfect weather for Easter with bright blue sunny skies and temperatures in the upper 70s.

Gorgeous weekend weather

After some interesting weather across Acadiana Friday afternoon, a much nicer and quieter weather pattern is expected for this weekend.

Few Storms and Some Small Hail in Acadiana This Afternoon

Video Update: Some interesting weather this afternoon across Acadiana as we’re seeing (as expected) scattered showers & a few storms following the backside of the cold upper low pressure system that brought the strong storms to the area yesterday afternoon.

Breezy and cooler with a few passing showers

Don’t put away the umbrella just yet as we will still have the chance for a few passing showers today as some moisture gets wrapped around the upper level low as it pushes off to the east.

Much nicer weather into the weekend

After a rough day with numerous strong to occasionally severe thunderstorms raked through Acadiana, the weather pattern will gradually become much more favorable into the weekend.

Tornado Watch issued for Acadiana

The Storm Prediction Center has issued a Tornado Watch for all of Acadiana until 7 PM as a line of strong to severe storms is

Significant severe weather threat for Acadiana Thursday

Strong to severe storms will be likely for Acadiana Thursday with prime-time for the strongest storms from west to east beginning from roughly during the mid-morning and ending by mid-late afternoon…give or take a few hours. Per the Storm Prediction Center (SPC), all of Acadiana is hatched in for an “Enhanced” risk (level 3 out of 5) of severe storms.

Wednesday’s daily forecast

There’s some active weather on the way, which you can read about here, in the meantime let’s get through Wednesday and what you can expect

Risk of severe storms increasing for Thursday

The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) upped the threat of severe weather for much of Acadiana Thursday from “Slight” to an “Enhanced Risk”, a level 3 out of 5. Another strong storm system is heading this way, and just because we didn’t see much severe weather the last time we had and enhanced risk over the area Saturday, does NOT mean that we won’t see severe weather this time around!

Quiet sunny weather for Tuesday

It’ll be another quiet spring afternoon on Tuesday as we wait for the next round of severe weather to move in to Acadiana.

Nice Monday/Strong storms possible Thursday

Winds will start to die down tonight and with clear skies temperatures will cool off nicely setting up a chilly start to the work week with lows in the mid to upper 40s.

Clearing skies but still windy Sunday

After a cloudy Saturday it is back to the sunshine on Sunday but it will be much cooler as temperatures will struggle to reach the upper 60s for highs.

Late Afternoon Severe Weather Update

As of 5pm Saturday most storms in the Acadiana region were behaving and staying well below severe levels…it’s been another story in the northern part of the state, where numerous severe thunderstorm and a few tornadoes warnings have been flying through this afternoon.

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