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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. 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.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.5 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 12:53 am CST
Detailed forecast for

Orleans Parish

Tonight
Mostly clear. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming sunny. Highs 73 to 79. Northeast winds around 5 mph shifting to the southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows around 60. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph increasing to north 15 to 25 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Cooler, sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
Saturday Night
Cooler, clear. Lows in the upper 40s.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.
Sunday Night
Warmer. Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s.
Monday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers. Highs in the mid 70s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s.



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