Isolated Severe Thunderstorms in the South; Heat Building in the Plains and West

Isolated storms may produce hail or strong wind gusts over northeast New Mexico and southeast Colorado. Isolated damaging wind gusts are possible in the Southeast. There is an elevated fire weather threat in central New Mexico and Arizona along their border. Hot weather is expected across the Southern High Plains, Southwest, and Great Basin well into next week. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 12 Jun 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE New Orleans LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE New Orleans LA
 30.03°N 89.9°W
4:18 am CDT Jun 12, 2021
7am CDT Jun 12, 2021-6pm CDT Jun 18, 2021
 
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