Arctic Front Slides Southward; Heavy Rainfall Potential Across the South and for Hawaii

An arctic front will slowly drift southward this weekend. This will focus snow, locally heavy, from the Intermountain West, Rockies, Plains, and Great Lakes and eventually into the Northeast. Dangerously cold wind chills behind this arctic front are forecast for most of the Plains this weekend. Moisture will increase across the Gulf Coast and the State of Hawaii where flooding concerns increase. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair and Breezy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed SE 23 G 32 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1024.4 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jan 11:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

New Orleans LA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am.  High near 68. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Southeast wind around 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 9am. High near 68. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the morning.
Monday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56. North wind around 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
11:25 am CST Jan 28, 2023
12pm CST Jan 28, 2023-6pm CST Feb 3, 2023
 
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