A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System Producing Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A slow-moving and large storm system will produce widespread strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall with possible flooding from the Midwest and Ohio Valley to the Southern U.S. into late week. Record-breaking heat is possible in central California. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.9 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 24 May 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW New Orleans LA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 69. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 87. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
6:16 pm CDT May 24, 2022
8pm CDT May 24, 2022-6pm CDT May 31, 2022
 
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