Significant Storm System To Bring A Plethora Of Impacts From The Desert Southwest To The Northeast U.S. Through Thursday

A developing storm system will bring heavy snow and strong winds from the Desert Southwest to the Four Corners Region and into the Plains through Tuesday. The threat for heavy snow, ice, and dangerous travel will expand across the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Dangerous travel likely. Heavy rain and flooding possible over the southern states. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Overcast

12°C

53°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed E 19 km/h
Barometer 1020.5 mb (30.16 in)
Dewpoint 7°C (45°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill9°C (49°F)
Last update 18 Feb 1:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 15. Northeast wind around 25 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 15 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 13. Northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. East wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog between 7pm and 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 15 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind around 15 km/h.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 15. Northeast wind around 25 km/h.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 13. Northeast wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 21. East wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog between 7pm and 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming south in the morning.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 15 km/h.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind around 15 km/h.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind around 15 km/h.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South wind 20 to 25 km/h becoming west after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 18. Northwest wind 15 to 20 km/h.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
2:19 pm CST Feb 18, 2019
2pm CST Feb 18, 2019-6pm CST Feb 24, 2019
 
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