Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California

Critical fire weather conditions will be prevalent across parts of southern California this weekend. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings are in effect. Unseasonably hot temperatures will contribute to this fire danger, and Heat Advisories are also in effect for portions of California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 25 Sep 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 69.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
3:17 am CDT Sep 25, 2016
4am CDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 1, 2016
 
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