Historic Flooding Continues in the Midwest; Upcoming Soaking Rain for Mid-Atlantic and Northeast

Historic flooding continues across parts of the central U.S. this week, despite dry weather. Meanwhile, two cold fronts digging into the Eastern half of the U.S. will draw a developing coastal low and surge of Atlantic moisture into eastern North Carolina and the Mid-Atlantic for a soaking rain. This low will track up the Northeastern seaboard Thursday/Friday for locally heavy rain and mtn snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.26 in (1023.9 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 20 Mar 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
9:18 am CDT Mar 20, 2019
10am CDT Mar 20, 2019-6pm CDT Mar 26, 2019
 
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