Severe Storms in the Upper Midwest; Heavy Rain in the Mid-Atlantic; Widespread Heat in the Southwest

Severe storms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain will impact portions of the Upper Midwest. A lingering front will bring another round of heavy showers and thunderstorms to the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive heat continues in the South Plains to the Southwest, and fire weather threats remain Critical across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index103°F (39°C)
Last update 13 Aug 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans Lakefront Airport LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 81 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 81 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 82. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 82 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 81 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 82. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind around 5 mph.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans Lakefront Airport LA
 30.03°N 90.03°W
11:15 am CDT Aug 13, 2020
12pm CDT Aug 13, 2020-6pm CDT Aug 19, 2020
 
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