Tropical Storm and Storm Surge Warnings Issued for Gulf Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Return to the Northern Plains This Weekend

Tropical Storm Cristobal will move over the central Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, and be near the northern Gulf of Mexico coast on Sunday. Warnings have been issued for life-threatening storm surge and tropical storm force winds. Heavy rain and high surf/rip currents are also expected. There is an enhanced risk for severe thunderstorms across parts of the northern Plains Saturday and Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 6 Jun 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW New Orleans Lakefront Airport LA

Tropical Storm Warning until further notice
Storm Surge Warning until further notice
Flood Watch until June 9, 07:00am
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Tropical Storm Warning until further notice
Storm Surge Warning until further notice
Flood Watch
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    Tropical Storm Warning until further notice
    Storm Surge Warning until further notice
    Flood Watch until June 9, 07:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Tropical storm conditions expected. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Expected

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Tropical storm conditions expected. A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Expected

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Possible

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 85. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Breezy, with an east wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Tropical storm conditions expected. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Tropical storm conditions expected. A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 11am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 85. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW New Orleans Lakefront Airport LA
 30.01°N 90.03°W
5:19 am CDT Jun 6, 2020
5am CDT Jun 6, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 12, 2020
 
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