Central Gulf Coast Flash Flood Threat Lingers; Snowy in the Central Rockies; Fire Danger in Northwest Oregon

Showers and thunderstorms may produce localized flash flooding along a lingering front in the central Gulf Coast. An upper level system will produce up to a foot of heavy snow across southwest Colorado Rockies. Dry, offshore winds will produce near-record temperatures and critical fire weather threats in northwestern Oregon. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed N 16 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Apr 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

Flash Flood Watch until April 18, 01:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until April 18, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Sun

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 66. North wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Low around 58. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 70. North wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 66. North wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 58. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 70. North wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
4:22 pm CDT Apr 17, 2021
5pm CDT Apr 17, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2021
 
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