Monsoonal Moisture Remains Across the Southwest; Heat Endures for the South and West Coast

Heat concerns remain across portions of the South and West Coast where a few new daily record highs are forecast. Monsoonal moisture transport continues across areas of the Southwest into early next week and may generate flash flooding, especially near recent burn scars. Further east, showers and thunderstorms are expected along and ahead of a cold front from the Plains to the Appalachians. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Light Rain

81°F

27°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 26 Jun 12:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Steady temperature around 88. West wind around 10 mph becoming northwest.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 88. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Steady temperature around 88. West wind around 10 mph becoming northwest. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 88. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
12:30 pm CDT Jun 26, 2022
1pm CDT Jun 26, 2022-6pm CDT Jul 2, 2022
 
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