Severe Weather for the Central High Plains; Heavy Rain/Flood Concerns in Parts of the East

Strong to severe thunderstorms capable of strong winds and large hail are possible over portions of the central High Plains this afternoon, including parts of the Denver metro area. A stalled front is expected to bring additional rain and flash flood risks in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast through Thursday. Red flag warnings are in effect across the Interior Northwest and Great Basin today. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Partly Cloudy

93°F

34°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index97°F (36°C)
Last update 5 Aug 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. Calm wind.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.09°W
4:15 pm CDT Aug 5, 2020
5pm CDT Aug 5, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 12, 2020
 
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