Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Fire Weather Threats Continue in the West; Wintry Weather from Upper Midwest to New England

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Northeast U.S., with locally heavier snow amounts on the lee side of the Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Dec 7:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. East wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 71. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. East wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 71. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
5:18 pm CST Dec 14, 2017
6pm CST Dec 14, 2017-6pm CST Dec 21, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database