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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 13 Dec 4:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
2:18 am CST Dec 13, 2017
4am CST Dec 13, 2017-6pm CST Dec 19, 2017
 
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