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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Saturday

Severe weather is possible across portions of the Great Plains, Deep South and coastal Carolinas Saturday. Primary threats are large hail and damaging winds, although a small tornado risk is also possible mainly in the Plains. Also across the South, heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°NLon: 90.25°WElev: 3ft.

Mostly Cloudy

92°F

33°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 4 Jul 11:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Poydras LA

  • Independence
    Day

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Tuesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. West wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Poydras LA
 29.87°N 89.91°W
11:17 am CDT Jul 4, 2015
1pm CDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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