Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°NLon: 90.25°WElev: 3ft.

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 6 May 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
4:17 pm CDT May 6, 2016
5pm CDT May 6, 2016-6pm CDT May 13, 2016
 
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