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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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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

82°F

28°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 29 May 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Metairie LA

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Metairie LA
 30.02°N 90.22°W
2:17 pm CDT May 29, 2015
4pm CDT May 29, 2015-6pm CDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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