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A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.

Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
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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

79°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 3 Jul 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Today

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Independence Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
5:17 am CDT Jul 3, 2015
6am CDT Jul 3, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 9, 2015
 
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