Author Archives: Chris Cozart

An Active Next 7 Days

Spotty showers and storms once again popped up this afternoon across Acadiana and much of the same can be expected for Tuesday. Series of disturbances will pass across the area leading to isolated to scattered rain chances each afternoon in … Continue reading

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Dark Lightning???

Scientists have recently discovered a new phenomenon within thunderstorms which they will be referring to as “dark lightning”. Dark lightning in a nutshell is a blast of radiation of x-rays and gamma rays within a thunderstorm cloud. They suspect that … Continue reading

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Breaking Record Lows???

For all those gardeners across Acadiana or people that just hate Winter this is a forecast you don’t want to see. Starting tonight temperatures will be falling to near record lows for Lafayette. I don’t see temperatures breaking the record … Continue reading

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FREEZE WARNINGS

For only the second time this winter season Acadiana is under a Freeze Warning with Rapides and Avoyelles under a Hard Freeze Warning. The combination of clear skies and calm winds will allow temperatures to plummet near 31° in Central … Continue reading

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Another Severe Weather Chance?!?

Stop me if you have heard this before but once again all of Acadiana is outlined in a slight risk for severe weather on Monday. Unlike the past few events I feel this one is more warranted. Energy that is … Continue reading

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Another Active Weather Pattern

Another active weather pattern is setting up for Acadiana for the upcoming week. Starting on Monday rain chances and winds will begin to increase throughout the day with showers and a few storms likely later Monday into very early Tuesday. … Continue reading

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An Active Work Week

An umbrella will be a good accessory to have by your side this week as the weather pattern will be quite active. Multiple upper level disturbances will pass over Acadiana in the coming days along with a couple weak low … Continue reading

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Next Rain Chance Arrives on Tuesday

Our next weather system is setting up to the west as I type. An upper level trough will be moving eastward in the coming down pushing a potent cold front through Acadiana early Wednesday morning. Models have sped the system … Continue reading

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Next Weather System Is Coming

A low that is coming into California this morning will be our next weather system that looks to impact Acadiana during mid work week. Models are varying on timing and exact path of this low and that makes a HUGE … Continue reading

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Hard Freeze Warnings and Freeze Warnings

The combination of mostly clear skies and subsiding winds will allow temperatures to plummet into the mid to upper 20s for most of us across Acadiana. Temps will hold the 20s for at least a few hours Sunday morning. Due … Continue reading

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