A Quiet Start To March

The weather is expected to be mostly quiet the first week of March but there are a few hazards to monitor. Locally heavy rain and thunderstorms may produce flooding from the Arklatex to the Southeast early this week. Also, a strong cold front sweeping off the East Coast will result in very gusty winds across the Northeast and New England. Finally, an active trade wind pattern is likely in Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fog

62°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Last update 1 Mar 4:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

Dense Fog Advisory until March 1, 09:00am
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until March 1, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Mon

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Areas of dense fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Areas Dense
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Areas of dense fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 61. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Areas of dense fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Areas of dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 61. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. North wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. North wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the evening.
Friday
A slight chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.09°W
5:15 am CST Mar 1, 2021
5am CST Mar 1, 2021-6pm CST Mar 7, 2021
 
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