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Inside The Weather: High Water on the Mississippi River
Posted 7:43 PM 3/21/2023 by Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus
In the spring, you will usually find the Mississippi River running at higher levels than usual. Sometimes, it even tips flood stage. WBRZ Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus, explains why in the associated video. You can always find the latest river levels on wbrz.com/weather, right (More)
Inside The Weather: Measuring Wind
Posted 5:00 PM 3/15/2023 by Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus
Wind determines a lot about our daily activities. But, do you know how it is monitored and the correct way to read those measurements? WBRZ Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus, explains in the associated video.
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The official start of spring is here
Posted 1:40 PM 3/13/2023 by Meteorologist Jacelyn Wheat
For south Louisiana, we have had our fair taste of spring already this winter. Since the start of the year, we have seen 53 days with temperatures above average, and of those days 8 days with record-breaking heat. Average daytime highs for this time of year is (More)
Inside The Weather: Aches and Pains
Posted 4:21 PM 2/28/2023 by Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus
Some link changes in weather with body aches and pains. Researchers have found certain changes to be the greatest culprits. WBRZ Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus, explains in the associated video.
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2 days of record-breaking heat with more on the way
Posted 3:29 PM 2/24/2023 by Meteorologist Jacelyn Wheat
Two days of record-breaking heat across the Capital Area. We could go for a four-day stretch into the weekend.
Today we have already broken the record of 85° set in 2022. There is still plenty of time to see temperatures continue to climb (More)
Inside The Weather: Weather Modification
Posted 5:10 PM 2/22/2023 by Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus
While meteorologists are tasked with predicting the weather, some are making an attempt at modifying it. The primary aim of the industry is to mitigate economic harm. WBRZ Chief Meteorologist Dr. Josh Eachus, explains in the associated video.
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