The lowest temperatures of the fall occurred this morning at some locations around central Louisiana. Winnfield and Natchez, Miss. dropped to 35 degrees while Jena and Esler Airport recorded 36 degrees. Weather watchers in Winn Parish saw light frost on a few roof tops this morning. Ville Platte was the warmest location at 45 degrees. The 30-year daily average is 48 degrees and the record low is 28 in 1967.
Temperatures will moderate some this weekend but a few showers may occur Saturday as a disturbance aloft moves over the area.