StormTracker Morning Forecast…
Today: There is a frontal boundary draped across coastal Louisiana. Later today, front will lift back to the north as a warm front and high pressure will build in the Gulf of Mexico, which means moisture will gradually return to the area. Rain chance is near 10% and 20% for the coastal areas. The drier air will stick around for most of the day, but with highs in the mid 90s, it will still feel like the upper 90s. High near 94°F.
Tonight: Mainly clear and quiet with temperatures in the low and mid 70s.
Weekend: Rain chances are around 20% on Saturday and then 30% on Sunday. Mostly sunny to partly cloudy otherwise. Highs in the low and mid 90s. Feels like temperatures will be between 100°F – 107°F. Stay cool and hydrated!
Monday: Widely scattered storms with a high near 93°F. Rain chance is around 30-40%. Low near 75°F.
Tuesday: Scattered storms with a high around 92°F. Rain chance is around 40%. Low near 75°F.
Wednesday & Thursday: Higher rain chances around 40-50%. Highs near 91°F.
Tracking the Tropics: There is a tropical wave in the Main Development Region that currently has a low chance for formation through the next 5 days. While the tropics are quiet – make sure you and your family are fully prepared for the peak of hurricane season. Over the next 8-12 weeks or so, the tropics have the potential to be extremely active.