Flash Flood Threats in the Southeast and Rockies; Excessive Heat in the Southwest

Flash and small stream flooding threats linger across the southern Rockies Wednesday. Strong thunderstorms with heavy downpours may cause local flash flooding along portions of the Southeast states into Thursday. Excessive heat will continue to impact the southern California mountains and deserts into Arizona and Nevada into Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

85°F

29°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 4 Aug 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE New Orleans LA

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE New Orleans LA
 30.03°N 89.9°W
11:00 am CDT Aug 4, 2021
11am CDT Aug 4, 2021-6pm CDT Aug 10, 2021
 
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