Significant Flood Threat Continues For South-Central U.S.

A widespread and significant flood risk continues across the south-central U.S. from repeated rounds of intense rain and strong to severe thunderstorms. Flash flood watches are in effect for large part of the ArkLaTex. Today's concern extends from the Louisiana and extreme Upper Texas Gulf Coast to northeastern Texas and southeastern Oklahoma before shifting to all of eastern Texas on Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans Naval Air Station - Alvin Callender Field (KNBG)

Lat: 29.84°NLon: 90.02°WElev: 0ft.

Mostly Cloudy

26°C

78°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SE 20 km/h
Barometer 1015.3 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 22°C (71°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 18 May 12:55 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans, Naval Air Station LA

Flash Flood Watch until May 19, 12:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 19, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southeast wind around 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 20 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 22 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. East wind 25 to 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 20 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 22 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 25 to 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 26. Southeast wind around 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 20 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 30 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. East wind 25 to 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 25 to 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. East wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. East wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. East wind 10 to 20 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 30. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans, Naval Air Station LA
 29.83°N 90.01°W
11:06 am CDT May 18, 2021
1pm CDT May 18, 2021-6pm CDT May 24, 2021
 
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