Residents should prepare for week-long freezing temperatures
Sunday, December 31, 2017
St. John the Baptist Parish - The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning for St. John the Baptist Parish and surrounding areas overnight Sunday through Monday at noon as well as Monday night until Tuesday at noon.
During this time, St. John is forecast to experience 4 or more hours of below 25 degree temperatures. Residents should make preparations now and stay tuned to weather stations for updates as most of the area could see 5 to 6 nights of subfreezing temperatures this week. No wintery precipitation is predicted at this time.
Please remember to bring pets and plants inside and remember to wrap pipes at home. Always use caution with heating equipment and unplug equipment when leaving a room. For more safety tips, please visit sjbparish.com and to sign up for Emergency alerts by clicking on "Stay Connected" on the homepage.