Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 25 Sep 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 63.

    Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
8:17 pm CDT Sep 25, 2016
9pm CDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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