Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°NLon: 90.25°WElev: 3ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed SE 14 mph
Barometer 29.84 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 29 Apr 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Gretna LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. South wind around 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind around 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 72. South wind around 15 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Gretna LA
 29.92°N 90.04°W
6:17 pm CDT Apr 29, 2016
7pm CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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