Excessive Heat Lingers in the Southwest; Severe Thunderstorms Thursday; Tropical Storm Cristobal

Excessive Heat will continue through Thursday over central California and parts of the Southwest including Las Vegas and Phoenix. Severe thunderstorms are forecast across parts of the northern Plains and Midwest on Thursday. Tropical Storm Cristobal is forecast to re-emerge over the southern Gulf of Mexico Friday or Friday night and move north across the Gulf of Mexico through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 3 Jun 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Gretna LA

Flood Watch until June 9, 07:00am
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Flood Watch
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    Flood Watch until June 9, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Tue

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

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

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 75 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 85. Windy, with an east wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Windy

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Breezy, with an east wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 85. Windy, with an east wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 86. Windy, with a south wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Gretna LA
 29.97°N 90.09°W
9:17 pm CDT Jun 3, 2020
9pm CDT Jun 3, 2020-6pm CDT Jun 10, 2020
 
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