Dangerous Heat Building in the West; Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest

A long duration heat wave will build across the Southwest, California, and Pacific Northwest. Dangerous heat is also forecast for the Great Basin and South Plains. Severe storms in the Upper Midwest may have locally heavy rain, damaging winds, and very large hail. Heavy rain and flooding will also be possible in the Deep South and Appalachians. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hammond, Hammond Municipal Airport (KHDC)

Lat: 30.52°NLon: 90.42°WElev: 43ft.

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Aug 6:55 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Covington LA

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 9pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 9pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 94. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Covington LA
 30.47°N 90.12°W
6:15 am CDT Aug 14, 2020
7am CDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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