Severe Weather Expected From the South to the Midwest; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Excessive Heat in Texas

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms are expected to develop from the southern Plains to portions of the Midwest Friday. Damaging winds and very large hail will be the primary hazards. On the drier side of the system, critical fire weather conditions will be possible across the Southwest. Meanwhile, excessive heat concerns continue to impact portions of southern Texas and Florida. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 24 May 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Low: 76 °F

    Partly Cloudy

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    High: 91 °F

    Sunny

  • Saturday Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Low: 76 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    High: 90 °F

    Mostly Sunny

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.

    Low: 77 °F

    Partly Cloudy

  • Memorial Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    High: 91 °F

    Mostly Sunny

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Low: 76 °F

    Partly Cloudy

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    High: 91 °F

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Tuesday Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Low: 75 °F

    Partly Cloudy

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 10 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Click Map For Forecast

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

 
Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
5:46 pm CDT May 24, 2024
9pm CDT May 24, 2024-6pm CDT May 31, 2024
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database