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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Mostly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 28 Mar 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
10:18 am CDT Mar 28, 2017
1pm CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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