Baton Rouge area could see lows in the 50s this weekend _lowres

Lows could be in the upper 50s Saturday and Sunday night, according to the National Weather Service. (Photo from National Weather Service)


Fall could be coming to south Louisiana.

A cold front will be moving into the Baton Rouge area this weekend, bringing possible low temperatures in the upper 50s -- yes, 50s.

Saturday's forecast calls for a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, with a slight chance in the afternoon. Lows on both Saturday and Sunday night are expected to be in the upper 50s, according to the National Weather Service.

Showers and thunderstorms are likely both Thursday and Friday, with highs in the mid- to upper 80s and lows in the 70s.