Another Day with Flood Potential in the Central U.S, Fire Weather Threats in the West, and Heat in the South

Typical summer-time weather conditions have settled in across much of the U.S. with slow moving frontal systems producing heavy rain in the Central U.S. and high pressure producing excessive heat in the South. In the West, a frontal system is keeping winds gusty and producing elevated-to-critical fire weather conditions from the Central Great Basin to the Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

85°F

29°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 2 Jul 12:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 90. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 76 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  High near 89. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  High near 88. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 90. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Independence Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. High near 89. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 88. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
12:17 am CDT Jul 2, 2020
1am CDT Jul 2, 2020-6pm CDT Jul 8, 2020
 
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