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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 8:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 50. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
8:18 pm CST Feb 23, 2017
9pm CST Feb 23, 2017-6pm CST Mar 2, 2017
 
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