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Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
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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

90°F

32°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 30 Jun 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 80 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
2:17 pm CDT Jun 30, 2015
4pm CDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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