Heavy Rain From East Texas to the Central Gulf Coast; Lower Mississippi Valley

Showers and thunderstorms, heavy at times, are expected from south Texas to the central Gulf coast and the lower Mississippi Valley through the weekend. Heavy rain will also spread into the Pacific and interior Northwest, with snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades. Snow will also impact the northern Great Lakes and northern New England at times. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°NLon: 90.25°WElev: 3ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed E 12 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Dec 9:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Westwego LA

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 65. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Westwego LA
 29.9°N 90.17°W
9:17 am CST Dec 3, 2016
10am CST Dec 3, 2016-6pm CST Dec 9, 2016
 
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