Severe Storms and Flash Flooding in the Southern Plains

A slow moving storm system is expected to produce a multi-day heavy rainfall and flash flooding event across much of the Central to Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley regions. Severe weather may produce large hail and high winds, but also a threat of tornadoes, across Texas and spreading on Wednesday into the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°NLon: 90.25°WElev: 3ft.

Light Rain

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 23 May 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Kenner LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Low around 70. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Kenner LA
 29.99°N 90.24°W
10:35 pm CDT May 23, 2022
10pm CDT May 23, 2022-6pm CDT May 30, 2022
 
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