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Severe weather outbreak possible over portions of the Southern Plains today and tonight

Severe thunderstorms will likely develop over portions of Texas and Oklahoma this afternoon into tonight. Very large hail, destructive winds, isolated tornadoes, and heavy downpours will be the main threats. Heavy rain could lead to localized flash flooding concerns. Additional severe weather is forecast each day through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Mar 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
4:17 pm CDT Mar 28, 2017
5pm CDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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