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Winter Travel Impacts from the Southern to the Northeast U.S.; Increasingly unsettled in the West

A winter Storm will continue to impact the Southern Plains to the Southeast, and to the Northeast into tonight. Snow packed and icy roads are creating hazardous travel conditions, and unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds are bringing chilly conditions into the farthest southern locations. Out west, a series of weather systems will bring heavy rain, mountain snows, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

36°F

2°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed N 15 mph
Barometer 30.57 in (1034.4 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 17 Jan 3:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

Hard Freeze Warning until January 18, 11:00am
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Hard Freeze Warning
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    Hard Freeze Warning until January 18, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Thu

    Hard Freeze Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 33. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 16. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Wind chill values as low as 13. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 33. North wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 23. Wind chill values as low as 16. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Wind chill values as low as 13. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
2:19 pm CST Jan 17, 2018
4pm CST Jan 17, 2018-6pm CST Jan 24, 2018
 
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