Significant Severe Weather Outbreak Likely Today

A significant severe thunderstorm outbreak is likely for portions of the Midwest this afternoon and evening, especially from eastern Iowa into northern and central Illinois. The threats include tornadoes, a few which may be significant, large to very large hail, and damaging winds. A powerful system near the Central Plains will lift north and clash with a warm and humid air mass over the region. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
Barometer NA
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
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Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 71. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 71. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.06°W
1:19 pm CDT Mar 28, 2020
2pm CDT Mar 28, 2020-6pm CDT Apr 3, 2020
 
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