Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14), which is also Ash Wednesday this year, should be mostly cloudy in New Orleans, according to a forecast from the National Weather Service.
The forecasters said areas of fog will be common before 9 a.m. and return after 10 p.m. Early Wednesday morning, fog restrictions were in effect on the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway.
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Wednesday should be warm with a high near 76 and a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. There’s a 13 percent chance of rain throughout the day.
Wednesday night will be cloudy with a low around 66 and a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, forecasters say. There’s a 10 percent chance of rain.
Read the full forecast.
We’re starting off warmer, muggier, and foggier! Temperatures will climb into the mid to upper 70s this afternoon, and we’ll be even warmer to close out the week. pic.twitter.com/p7akLhsNRI
— Shelby Latino (@shelby_latino) February 14, 2018
Carlie Kollath Wells is a morning reporter at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune. Have an early-bird tip? Send it to her: email@example.com or Twitter @carlie_kollath.