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Severe Weather Threat Will Continue Through the Weekend

The risk for severe thunderstorms continues through the weekend. The main threat will shift from parts of eastern Texas into the Ozark Plateau and spread into the lower Mississippi Valley by Saturday afternoon and evening. Severe storms are possible in the Tennessee Valley and southern Plains Sunday. Storms may contain damaging winds, hail and an isolated tornado. 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

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SE 18 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Mar 1:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Orleans Parish

Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday
Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.



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