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Severe weather possible across parts of Texas and Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across parts of eastern Texas and the Gulf Coast. Locally-damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with isolated tornadoes possible, as well. A few strong to severe storms are also possible across parts of central and southern Florida.
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Thunderstorm Rain and Breezy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 24 G 40 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.8 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update on 27 Apr 12:53 pm CDT

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°N Lon: 90.25°W Elev: 3ft.

New Orleans LA

7 Day Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Breezy

    Breezy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with an east wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Low around 70. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a northwest wind around 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Breezy.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
Last Update: 12:17 pm CDT Apr 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 2pm CDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm CDT May 3, 2015
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