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Heavy rain possible for the northern Rockies & Plains; severe storms for the Northern Plains

An unseasonably strong storm system in the northwest U.S. will bring showers and thunderstorms, with locally heavy rainfall, to the northern Rockies and northern Plains. Isolated flash floods will be possible in these areas. Some storms could become severe in parts of the Dakotas into Minnesota, with large hail and damaging winds. In addition, temperatures will be 10 to 20 degrees below average.
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Current Conditions

Orleans Parish

Zone Forecast

  • Today Sunny in the morning...then partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon. Heat index readings around 110 in the afternoon.
  • Tonight Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Sunday Sunny in the morning...then partly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Heat index readings around 110.
  • Sunday Night Partly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 80s. Northwest winds to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
  • Monday Partly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the morning...then scattered showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
  • Monday Night And Tuesday Partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 80s. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
  • Wednesday Partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
  • Thursday Partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
  • Friday Partly cloudy with scattered showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.