BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a heat advisory Tuesday for most of the WAFB viewing area.
The heat advisory is scheduled to be in effect from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. Forecasters said the heat index is expected to reach above 105 degrees. They added the heat index could reach as high as 108.
The following Louisiana parishes are under the advisory:
East Baton Rouge
St. John the Baptist
West Baton Rouge
The following Mississippi counties also fall within the advisory zone: