9News Early Edition from Matt Williams: July 3, 2014 - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Think Fast: What would you do if you were grabbed from behind?

From the desk of Matt Williams: Coming up this morning

Where is Arthur now, where is he headed and how much stronger could he get? The tropical storm is still pushing up the eastern seaboard as evacuations are ordered. We’ll give you the latest. Of course, Diane Deaton will have the latest on our forecast as you think about Fourth of July plans. Speaking of the holiday, Kelsey Davis will be live on the water this morning with Wildlife & Fisheries as agents get ready for you to hit the water this weekend.

Check out our DOTD Traffic Watch cameras before hitting the road today to make sure there aren't any delays on your route. If you do run into any unusual traffic issues while on the roads, you can always see traffic on our WAFB app. Join us for 9NTM & The Early Edition beginning at 4:30 a.m.


High 93, Low 75

Partly cloudy with a 30% chance of showers and t-storms.
Evening: Partly cloudy.

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