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Excessive Heat in parts of the Central and Southern U.S.

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings extend from the Southern Plains into the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast today. High temperatures for these areas will mostly be in the upper 90s. A few locations may exceed 100. Hot temperatures combined with high dew points will create heat index values of 100 to 115 degrees. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

28°C

83°F

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 15 km/h
Barometer 1013.1 mb (29.94 in)
Dewpoint 24°C (75°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (90°F)
Last update 23 Jul 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 27 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 27 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 15 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind around 15 km/h.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest in the evening.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
5:19 pm CDT Jul 23, 2017
7pm CDT Jul 23, 2017-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2017
 
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