Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

9°C

48°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NE 22 km/h
Barometer 1025.9 mb (30.32 in)
Dewpoint 6°C (42°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill6°C (42°F)
Last update 21 Nov 5:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 6. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 16 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, mainly after 1pm.  High near 21. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 1am.  Low around 15. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 15 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 23 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 6. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thanksgiving Day
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday
Showers, mainly after 1pm. High near 21. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers before 7pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 7pm and 1am. Low around 15. Southeast wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Northwest wind 5 to 15 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. North wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming west 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Northwest wind around 25 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. North wind around 20 km/h.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind 15 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
5:18 am CST Nov 21, 2018
6am CST Nov 21, 2018-6pm CST Nov 27, 2018
 
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