A cold night ahead for Acadiana with lows in the 20s to low 30s along the coast.
St. Landry, Evangeline, Rapides, Avoyelles, and Allen Parishes are under a hard freeze tonight until 9 a.m. Lows overnight are expected to drop into the mid-20s for an extended period of time.
Make sure you protect your: Plants, Pipes, and Pets!
Along I-10, look for lows in the upper 20s to around 30. Along the coast around freezing.
The good news is a slight warm-up is on the way for the middle of the week before another cold front arrives early Thursday morning.
At this point, Christmas looks warm, fairly cloudy with a passing shower possible.