FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Cold Friday despite sunshine

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Fri., Feb. 21 - Cold despite sunshine

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Trade in your umbrellas for a jacket or a coat. It’s a cold February with temperatures starting off in the upper 30°s and lower 40°s and feels-like temperatures as low as the upper 20°s.

The youngsters will definitely need winter coats.

First Alert Forecast
First Alert Forecast (Source: WAFB)

We’re some 15 to 20 degrees colder than Thursday.

First Alert Forecast
First Alert Forecast (Source: WAFB)

We’re looking forward to the return of sunshine today but it won’t warm up much. Our high will only reach the lower 50°s.

Overnight, a freeze warning will be in effect for much of our area. Lows will drop into the lower 30°s.

First Alert Forecast
First Alert Forecast (Source: WAFB)

Saturday, enjoy another nice, cool winter day with sunny skies. Highs will reach the upper 50°s.

By Sunday, more clouds roll in and highs will reach 66°.

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