Storms in the Central U.S.; Active Weather Pattern to Approach the West

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Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.4 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Oct 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. East wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 81. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 70. East wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 81. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
10:35 pm CDT Oct 19, 2021
11pm CDT Oct 19, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 26, 2021
 
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