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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

A Few Clouds

90°F

32°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 17 Aug 6:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

Heat Advisory until August 17, 07:00pm
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  •  
    Heat Advisory until August 17, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Thu

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 106. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 106. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
6:18 pm CDT Aug 17, 2017
6pm CDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 24, 2017
 
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