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Freezing Rain Threat for the Central Plains and Southern Great Lakes

Ice and freezing rain will impact north-central Kansas, eastern Nebraska, much of Iowa, southern Minnesota, and Wisconsin into southern Michigan through Tuesday. A lesser threat will expand into portions of New York State and southern New England Wednesday. Meanwhile, heavy rain will impact portions of Texas and the Lower Mississippi Valley this 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

76°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 17 Jan 10:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 73. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
11:18 am CST Jan 17, 2017
11am CST Jan 17, 2017-6pm CST Jan 23, 2017
 
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