Barry Fading Away; Attention Turns To Major Summer Heat Wave

Post-Tropical Barry continues to steadily weaken and will fade away over the next day or two. The decaying system may still produce very heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding from the Lower Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley. Attention on the weather then shifts from Barry to a major summer heat wave mid to late week into the weekend, across much of the Central and Eastern states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fog/Mist

27°C

81°F

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed S 17 km/h
Barometer 1016.9 mb (30.05 in)
Dewpoint 26°C (78°F)
Visibility 10 km
Heat Index32°C (89°F)
Last update 16 Jul 4:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers.  Cloudy during the morning, then mostly sunny during the afternoon, with a high near 32. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 32 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 26. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 26 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. South wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Isolated showers. Cloudy during the morning, then mostly sunny during the afternoon, with a high near 32. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 26. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southwest after midnight.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. West wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
4:21 am CDT Jul 16, 2019
5am CDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 22, 2019
 
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