Snow & Ice Across the Rockies & Plains; Zeta Forecast to Head Toward the Gulf Coast

Snow and ice will continue over the central and southern Rockies and eastward into the High Plains through Tuesday along with record cold temperatures. Farther west, critical to extreme fire weather conditions are expected in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, and California. Elsewhere, Zeta is forecast to be at or near hurricane strength as it approaches the northern Gulf Coast on Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05°NLon: 90.03°WElev: 7ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Oct 10:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW New Orleans LA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 78. East wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 69 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 81. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Possible

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Tropical
    Storm
    Conditions
    Possible

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 78. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 69. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 81. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 73. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Tropical storm conditions possible. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. West wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 69. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW New Orleans LA
 30.08°N 89.93°W
11:15 am CDT Oct 26, 2020
11am CDT Oct 26, 2020-6pm CST Nov 1, 2020
 
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