Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain and Fire Weather

On Tuesday, isolated strong to severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible in parts of the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic and in the southern Plains. Locally heavy rainfall is expected in parts of the Four Corners region and in Texas. Finally, elevated and critical fire weather conditions are likely in the northern High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.7 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 28 Sep 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 85. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
11:21 pm CDT Sep 27, 2021
1am CDT Sep 28, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 4, 2021
 
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