Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°NLon: 90.25°WElev: 3ft.

Mostly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 26 Sep 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Westwego LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 65.

    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 65.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Westwego LA
 29.9°N 90.17°W
7:17 pm CDT Sep 26, 2016
7pm CDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm CDT Oct 3, 2016
 
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