Severe Thunderstorms in Texas; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest

Organized severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of southwestern Texas into southeastern Oklahoma today, with a threat for very large hail and damaging wind gusts. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast Tuesday from southern Nevada into the Four Corners region then Wednesday and Thursday centered over the Four Corners region. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

27°C

80°F

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed E 19 km/h
Barometer 1012.3 mb (29.91 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (53°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index27°C (80°F)
Last update 12 Apr 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 24. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Northeast wind around 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 20. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 20 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 15. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 15 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Increasing clouds, with a high near 26. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 24. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Northeast wind around 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 20. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 15. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. North wind around 15 km/h.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. North wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. North wind around 15 km/h.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22. Northeast wind around 15 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
6:15 pm CDT Apr 12, 2021
6pm CDT Apr 12, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 19, 2021
 
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