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Drier air moves in for today. Still a very hot afternoon expected. Temps in the mid 90's. A dry weekend is in store with mid and upper 90's. We'll start to see rain chances return by Monday. But we start the week off in the upper 90's. More rain through mid week will drop our afternoon highs down to the lower 90's through Wednesday.
Update: I-10 reopens at 4:15 following rig fire in Lake Charles
(Update) SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA - I-10 reopened at 4:15 p.m. Friday following an 18 wheeler crash and fire.
SOUTHWEST LOUISIANA - A truck fire has shut down Interstate 10 East from the I-210 spur in Sulphur to the Ryan Street overpass in Lake Charles, according to the Lake Charles Fire Department.
The 18 wheeler crashed and burned at about 8 a.m. Friday on the Ryan Street overpass. The driver was transporting orange juice. He wasn't seriously hurt.
Investigators say I-10 East may remain closed until about 2 p.m.
Traffic on I-10 West is moving slowly.