Wind Advisory

Chief Meteorologist Carl Arredondo and the 5pm Friday weather

Carl Arredondo - WWL-TV Chief Meteorologist

WIND ADVISORY in effect for entire area Saturday from 6am to 10pm.  Winds will be from 20-30 mph with gusts to 40 mph.

COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY for coastal areas and lakes for tides 1-2' above normal due to strong winds causing coastal flooding.

Windy weather to continue through weekend!  Rain chance slight on Saturday and much higher on Sunday.

Breezy this evening and overnight with a 10% chance for a shower.  Lows very mild in the 70s.

Winds increase on Saturday up to 20-30 mph with higher gusts and a slight chance for isolated showers or thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy with highs in upper 80s and feel like temps could reach low 90s.

Staying windy Sunday morning through the day.  Mid 70s again for lows.  The chance for severe weather is from noon to 10pm.  It won't rain the whole time, but there could be a couple of rounds of storms which could be severe.  Main line of storms though will come through from 4-10pm.  Possible Sunday, damaging winds, hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rain.  Rainfall amounts of 2-4" possible on Sunday so street flooding alos possible. 

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DETAILED FORECAST:


FRIDAY EVENING:
Mostly cloudy, breezy, and mild with a 10% chance for a shower or thunderstorm.  Temperatures in the 70s.  Wind SE 15-20 mph.

FRIDAY NIGHT/SATURDAY MORNING:
Mostly cloudy, breezy, and mild with a 10% chance for a shower or thunderstorm.  Lows around 76.  Wind SE 10-18 mph.

SATURDAY:
Mostly cloudy, windy, and warm with a 20% chance for isolated showers or thunderstorms.  Highs around 88.  Wind S/SE 20-30 mph.

SATURDAY NIGHT/SUNDAY MORNING:
Cloudy, breezy, and mild with a 10% chance for a shower or thunderstorm.  Lows around 76.  Wind SE 15-20 mph.

SUNDAY:
Mostly cloudy, windy, and warm with a 70% chance for showers and thunderstorms..some could be severe between noon and 9pm.  Highs around 82.  Wind S 20-30 mph.

MONDAY:
Mostly clear and warm.  Cool lows north of the lake around 58 and south of the lake around 63.  Highs around 80.

TUESDAY:
Lots of sunshine and warm.  Cool lows north of the lake around 55 and south of the lake around 62.  Highs around 84.

WEDNESDAY:
Mostly cloudy, windy, and warm with a 50% chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms..some downpours possible.  Lows north of the lake around 64 and south of the lake around 72.  Highs around 83.

THURSDAY:
Cloudy, breezy, and warm with a 70% chance for showers and thunderstorms..some could be heavy.  Lows around 74.  Highs around 80.

FRIDAY:
Cloudy, windy, and cooler with a 40% chance for light rain or showers.  Lows around 64.  Highs around 73.

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