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Heavy rain, flooding, and mountain snow in Calfornia, severe thunderstorms from Texas to Oklahoma

A series of storm systems will bring a continued threat for heavy rainfall, flooding, very heavy mountain snowfall, and strong winds to California into Tuesday. The threat for flooding, mudslides, and dangerous travel is expected to continue. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes possible from south Texas to central Oklahoma this afternoon into Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 19 Feb 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Washington's Birthday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 15 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
12:18 pm CST Feb 19, 2017
2pm CST Feb 19, 2017-6pm CST Feb 25, 2017
 
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