URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Lake Charles LA 348 PM CST Wed Nov 22 2017
...LIGHT FREEZE EXPECTED ACROSS CENTRAL LOUISIANA...
.A cold and dry airmass will continue to spill into the region in the wake of the front that moved through Tuesday night. Surface winds are forecast to decrease through the night as high pressure settles into the area, and along with a clear sky, this will allow temperatures to steadily fall after sunset. Readings at or below freezing are expected to occur during the overnight hours into early Thanksgiving morning, warming above freezing after sunrise.
LAZ027>033-230500- /O.NEW.KLCH.FZ.W.0001.171123T0800Z-171123T1400Z/ Vernon-Rapides-Avoyelles-Beauregard-Allen-Evangeline-St. Landry- Including the cities of Fort Polk, Pickering, Leesville, Slagle, Alexandria, Pineville, Effie, Marksville, Bunkie, Cottonport, Simmesport, Mansura, Bundick Lake, De Ridder, Fields, Oretta, Oakdale, Kinder, Ville Platte, Beaver, St. Landry, Mamou, Reddell, Lawtell, Opelousas, and Eunice 348 PM CST Wed Nov 22 2017
...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 8 AM CST THURSDAY...
The National Weather Service in Lake Charles has issued a Freeze Warning, which is in effect from 2 AM to 8 AM CST Thursday.
* TEMPERATURE...28 TO 32 DEGREES.
* IMPACTS...Freezing temperatures could damage unprotected vegetation.
A Freeze Warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.
Winter 2018/2019 Number of Freezes: 9 CWOP ID: DW2721, CoCoRaHs Station: LA-TG-11 NWS's Ponchatoula/Hammond Area's COOP Member, Station ID 16-7425-08, PONL1