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Widespread Precipitation for the Western U.S. While Rain Returns to the Gulf Coast Region

Rain and mountain snow showers will continue across the Western U.S. for the next couple days. Meanwhile, moisture will increase over Texas and the Deep South where locally heavy rainfall and minor flooding will be possible through midweek. Also, high fire danger will continue in the southern High Plains on Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Partly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 8:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
8:17 pm CST Feb 26, 2017
9pm CST Feb 26, 2017-6pm CST Mar 5, 2017
 
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