Excessive Heat to Continue for Washington State; Flooding Impacts Expected in the Southwest U.S.

Excessive heat will continue over portions of central Washington Friday with afternoon temperatures into the 100s. In the Desert Southwest, monsoon activity will continue to generate localized flash flooding impacts in arroyos, slot canyons, and urban areas, as well as rapid rises on rivers, through this weekend. Flood Watches are widespread across Arizona, and New Mexico into far west Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans International Airport (KMSY)

Lat: 29.99°NLon: 90.25°WElev: 3ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 19 Aug 3:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Metairie LASimilar City Names

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 78. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  High near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  High near 88. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 78. Calm wind.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 89. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 88. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. East wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
Metairie LASimilar City Names
 29.99°N 90.17°W
3:05 am CDT Aug 19, 2022
4am CDT Aug 19, 2022-6pm CDT Aug 25, 2022
 
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