Hot temperatures across the west; southeast

Heat and humidity will impact the southeast early this week. Heat indices over 100 degrees are expected from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Florida Panhandle, into the lower Mississippi Valley and portions of Alabama and Georgia. Excessive heat will return to the Desert Southwest Monday and persist through the week. Temperatures over 100 will also expand to the Intermountain West.
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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.

Partly Cloudy

97°F

36°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index104°F (40°C)
Last update 26 Jun 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Metairie LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 106. North wind around 5 mph becoming east.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 106. North wind around 5 mph becoming east.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. West wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 77.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Metairie LA
 30.02°N 90.22°W
1:17 pm CDT Jun 26, 2016
2pm CDT Jun 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2016
 
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