Severe Storms For The Northeast U.S..; Heat And Fire Out West

A strong cold front will likely trigger severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain on Friday from the Interior Northeast into the eastern Ohio Valley and northern Mid-Atlantic region, especially in New York state and Pennsylvania. Meanwhile, in addition to the ongoing heat wave in the West, fire weather concerns are increasing across the Great Basin into the Four Corners region. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 28 May 10:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
11:17 pm CDT May 28, 2020
11pm CDT May 28, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 4, 2020
 
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