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Severe weather possible along Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across the western and central Gulf Coast, from eastern Texas to the Florida Panhandle. Locally-damaging wind and large hail will be the main threats, with isolated tornadoes possible, as well. There is an Enhanced Risk of severe thunderstorms across southern Louisiana.
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Thunderstorm Rain Fog/Mist and Windy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 38 G 49 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update on 27 Apr 11:53 am CDT

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°N Lon: 90.25°W Elev: 3ft.

2 Miles NNW Gretna LA

7 Day Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy, with an east wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Low around 69. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
Last Update: 11:17 am CDT Apr 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 1pm CDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm CDT May 3, 2015
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