For the third straight day, the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a heat advisory for most of Louisiana. It's not really a surprise, but it should be an eye-opener for you if you have elderly neighbors or friends without air conditioning.
Tropical Storm Emily will move over the southwestern peninsula of Haiti later Thursday on its way to Cuba, with an expected landfall on the island country later today or early Friday, according to the latest National Hurricane Center advisory.
Tropical Storm Don is blowin' and goin' in the center of the Gulf of Mexico, but for the moment, he doesn't seen inclined to head toward Southwest Louisiana. Of course, tropical systems change their minds pretty quickly when they feel like it.