|Posted on 6/1/2018 11:02:00 AM.|
It was a warmer than normal May and June is picking up right where May left off. State Climatologist Barry Keim says the thermostat will be turned up a few degrees this weekend.
“Saturday and Sunday we can expect afternoon temperatures to reach into the mid or upper 90’s, with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110.”
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|Posted on 6/15/2016 12:49:00 PM.|
A heat advisory is in effect for the upper half of Louisiana until 7 o’clock Thursday night. State Climatologist Barry Keim says summer has kicked off with a vengeance with temperatures reaching into the mid and upper 90s. He says on top of that, humidity levels are running high leading to high heat index values.
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|Posted on 8/22/2014 11:35:00 AM.|
Michelle Southern reporting.
Get ready for the hottest weekend of the year. State Climatologist Barry Keim says there is a large ridge of high pressure setting up across the central United States which is limiting thunderstorm activity, and driving up the temperatures.
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