Heavy Rain From East Texas to the Central Gulf Coast; Lower Mississippi Valley

Showers and thunderstorms, heavy at times, are expected from south Texas to the central Gulf coast and the lower Mississippi Valley through the weekend. Heavy rain will also spread into the Pacific and interior Northwest, with snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades. Snow will also impact the northern Great Lakes and northern New England at times. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05° N Lon: 90.03° W Elev: 7 ft.

Overcast and Breezy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed E 22 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Dec 6:53 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Orleans Parish

Tonight
Cloudy with light rain likely. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Sunday
Cloudy with showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Sunday Night
Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs in the lower 70s. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Monday Night
Cloudy with rain showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening...then partly cloudy with rain showers likely and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the southwest 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs in the mid 60s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower 50s.
Thursday
Cooler. Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers in the morning...then slight chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 50s. Chance of showers 30 percent.
Thursday Night
Colder. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
Friday
Cooler...sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s.
Saturday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s.



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358 PM CST SAT DEC 3 2016
 
 

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