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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

91°F

33°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 79°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index108°F (42°C)
Last update 17 Aug 2:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

Heat Advisory until August 17, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 17, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 82 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 82. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
1:18 pm CDT Aug 17, 2017
2pm CDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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