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Heavy rain across the eastern U.S.

Low pressure will weaken some as it heads to the Northeast U.S. tomorrow, but still will be capable of producing areas of heavy rain from the Mid-Atlantic to New England. Severe thunderstorms are possible in the central Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley over the next couple of days. More widespread severe storms are possible in the southern Plains by the end of the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.0 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. West wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. West wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Breezy.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Breezy.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Breezy.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
12:18 am CDT Apr 25, 2017
12am CDT Apr 25, 2017-6pm CDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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