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Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions of the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Unsettled weather will continue across the Southeast and Gulf Coast with periodic showers and thunderstorms through at least Wednesday. Rainfall amounts may exceed three inches in some locales. Elsewhere, a few severe thunderstorms are possible for the Ohio Valley and central Plains through Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 21 May 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Gretna LA

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.94°N 90.09°W
9:18 am CDT May 21, 2018
9am CDT May 21, 2018-6pm CDT May 27, 2018
 
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