Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Iberia, Acadiana Regional Airport (KARA)

Lat: 30.03°NLon: 91.88°WElev: 23ft.

Light Rain and Breezy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SE 25 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 27 May 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Iberia LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
New Iberia LA
 30.01°N 91.79°W
1:06 pm CDT May 27, 2016
1pm CDT May 27, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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