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Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain From the Central Plains to the Mid-Mississippi Valley

Strong to severe storms will impact the central Plains to the Upper Midwest today. Heavy rain, with local flash flooding is possible along the central Gulf Coast, central Plains and upper Midwest. High fire danger continues across the Intermountain West. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Light Rain

81°F

27°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 29 Jun 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

Flash Flood Watch until June 29, 10:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until June 29, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Thu

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  High near 85. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. High near 85. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78.
Independence Day
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
10:18 am CDT Jun 29, 2017
11am CDT Jun 29, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 5, 2017
 
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