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Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

91°F

33°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 78°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index106°F (41°C)
Last update 24 Jul 1:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE New Orleans LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 80 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 79 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 79 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the evening.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 91. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 91. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 91. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE New Orleans LA
 30.03°N 89.9°W
1:55 pm CDT Jul 24, 2021
2pm CDT Jul 24, 2021-6pm CDT Jul 30, 2021
 
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