POINTE COUPEE PARISH, La. (BRPROUD) – Pointe Coupee Parish and surrounding areas are under a freeze watch.

The freeze watch will begin Tuesday night and is expected to last until Wednesday morning. The temperature could be 32 degrees or below. Pointe Coupee Parish OSHEP says the freezing temperature could damage crops and unprotected outdoor plumbing.

Parishes under the freeze watch

  • Ascension
  • East Baton Rouge
  • Iberville
  • Livingstonston
  • West Baton Rouge

Pointe Coupee government officials say to prepare for bursting outdoor water pipes.