Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 27 Jul 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 80 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
11:18 pm CDT Jul 27, 2016
11pm CDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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