Heavy Rain and Storms in the East; Fire Weather Threats in the West

A slow moving frontal system will bring strong to severe storms and locally heavy rain from the Northeast to the southern Plains. Meanwhile, Fire Weather threats remain elevated over the northern Inter-Mountain West, as Red Flag Warnings and Fire weather watches are in effect. Also, the potential for isolated dry thunderstorms remains possible across this portion of the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

Lat: 30.05° N Lon: 90.03° W Elev: 7 ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Light Rain

81°F

27°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 17 Aug 3:53 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Orleans Parish

Tonight
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Southwest winds to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Lows in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows in the upper 70s.
Thursday
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s.
Friday
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s.



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346 PM CDT Fri Aug 17 2018
 
 

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