Thunderstorms in Florida and Central U.S.; Fire Weather Threats in North Plains

Strong to severe storms may linger in Florida as a slow moving cold front continues east. A weather system in the Central U.S. may produce strong thunderstorms in the Middle Mississippi Valley. A Canadian cold front will produce gusty winds and critical fire weather threats in the North Plains. Fire weather threats are also elevated in Guam. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in Hawaii. 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 47%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.5 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 6 May 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 62. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
4:18 pm CDT May 6, 2021
6pm CDT May 6, 2021-6pm CDT May 13, 2021
 
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