Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Potential in the Central U.S.

Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across parts of the southern and central Plains through Saturday. Large hail and severe wind gusts are the main threats. Heavy rainfall is forecast from the western Gulf Coast into the Midwest from this weekend into early next week. New and renewed river rises are possible across portions of eastern Texas. Read More >

Current conditions at

New Orleans, New Orleans Lakefront Airport (KNEW)

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

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1021.4 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 13 May 8:53 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Western Orleans

Tonight
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around 70.
Monday
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
Thursday
Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 80s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.



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249 PM CDT Thu May 13 2021
 
 

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