Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Possible Central Plains; Hot in the Southwest

Strong thunderstorms with damaging wind and hail are possible across the central Plains through Wednesday. Meanwhile, 100 degree heat continues across the Southwest into the Inter-mountain West.
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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.

Light Rain

81°F

27°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 28 Jun 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 77. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 77. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
9:17 pm CDT Jun 28, 2016
10pm CDT Jun 28, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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