Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Risks from Southern Plains to Midwest; Heat Wave Developing in the Southeast

Severe thunderstorms and flash flooding will again be possible from the Southern Plains into the Midwest on Friday. Periodic risks of severe thunderstorms, along with flash flooding, are forecast from the Central and Southern Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast into the Memorial Day weekend. Temperatures across much of the East will run above normal where they will hold into Memorial Day. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 23 May 9:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

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

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
9:18 pm CDT May 23, 2019
10pm CDT May 23, 2019-6pm CDT May 30, 2019
 
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