Preview of NWS' New Point Forecast Icons
Effective July 7, 2015, NWS will implement changes to the icons depicted on all of its Point Forecast pages. Highlights will include new icons with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

You may preview these updates in real time for this location. View additional details, and send any comments to icons@noaa.gov.

Please note the preview site is not operational, so performance may be slow during periods of peak access.

Severe weather possible for parts of eastern, north-central and southwestern U.S.

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon across a large portion of the eastern U.S. from the Mid-Atlantic & Ohio Valley into the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are also possible across parts of the northern Plains & southern Ariz. Damaging wind gusts & large hail will be the main threats with severe thunderstorms that develop in these areas.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hammond, Hammond Municipal Airport (KHDC)

Lat: 30.52°NLon: 90.42°WElev: 43ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

79°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 30 Jun 2:35 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklinton LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Chance Thunderstorms

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
  Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Franklinton LA
 30.86°N 90.16°W
2:17 pm CDT Jun 30, 2015
3pm CDT Jun 30, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 6, 2015
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Graph

National Digital Forecast Database