Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. 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

65°F

18°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1004.8 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 5 Dec 11:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
12:17 am CST Dec 6, 2016
12am CST Dec 6, 2016-6pm CST Dec 11, 2016
 
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