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National Weather Service issues heat advisory

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a heat advisory for the Coast until 7 p.m. Friday.

Temperatures will be in the low- to mid-90s, with the heat index as high as 108 degrees. There is a 40 percent chance of rain Friday, with a 20-30 percent rain chance over the weekend.

The heat advisory covers southeastern Louisiana, as well as the three coastal counties.