Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°NLon: 90.25°WElev: 3ft.

A Few Clouds

71°F

22°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Gretna LA

Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 1, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the evening.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
11:18 pm CDT Apr 30, 2016
11pm CDT Apr 30, 2016-6pm CDT May 7, 2016
 
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