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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 21 Jul 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. West wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
3:18 am CDT Jul 21, 2017
4am CDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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