Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. 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.

Fog/Mist

79°F

26°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.6 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 28 Jul 6:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Orleans Parish

Today
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 80. South winds to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Northwest winds to 5 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 80. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows around 80.
Sunday
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 80s.
Monday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 80s.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower 80s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s.



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