New Orleans, LA (70146)

5:55 PM CST on January 21, 2017 (GMT -0600)
Gentilly Terrace | | Change Station

Elev 15 ft 30.00 °N, 90.05 °W | Updated 23 seconds ago

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73.9 °F
Feels Like 72 °F
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2.0
Wind Variable Wind from SSE
Gusts 12.0 mph

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--% Chance of Precip.
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.51 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 3700 ft
Heat Index 72 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.65 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:55 AM 5:28 PM
Waning Crescent, 31% visible
SPECI KNEW 212344Z 17010KT 4SM VCTS SCT011 BKN017 OVC037 23/22 A2951 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NW-E RAE25 TSE42 P0009 T02330222
Pressure 29.51 in
Visibility 4.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 1700 ft
Overcast 3700 ft
Heat Index 72 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 90%
Rainfall 0.65 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:55 AM 5:28 PM
Waning Crescent, 31% visible
SPECI KNEW 212344Z 17010KT 4SM VCTS SCT011 BKN017 OVC037 23/22 A2951 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT NW-E RAE25 TSE42 P0009 T02330222

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Tornado Watch
Issued: 5:43 PM CST Jan. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

Tornado Watch 15 remains in effect until 900 PM CST for the
following locations


La
. Louisiana parishes included are

Acadia Ascension Avoyelles
Catahoula Concordia East Baton Rouge
East Feliciana Evangeline Iberville
Jefferson Lafayette Livingston
Orleans Plaquemines Pointe Coupee
Rapides St. Bernard St. Charles
St. Helena St. James St. John The Baptist
St. Landry St. Martin St. Tammany
Tangipahoa Washington West Baton Rouge
West Feliciana




Marine Warning, Small Craft Advisory
Issued: 5:52 PM CST Jan. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* special marine warning for...
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas...

* until 630 PM CST

* at 551 PM CST... a severe thunderstorm capable of producing
waterspouts was located 9 nm northwest of Kenner... moving northeast
at 35 knots.

Hazard... waterspouts and wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... waterspouts can quickly form and capsize boats... damage
           vessels and oil rigs... and create suddenly higher waves.
           Make sure all on board are in a secure location and
           wearing life jackets. Expect wind gusts in excess of 34
           knots and suddenly higher waves. Boats could sustain
           damage or capsize. Make sure all on board are wearing
           life jackets. Return to safe Harbor if possible.

* The severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly open waters.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily
overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe Harbor
immediately.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 900 PM CST for southeastern
Louisiana.

Lat... Lon 3038 9018 3035 9006 3033 9004 3030 8999
      3006 9039 3007 9040 3012 9043 3018 9043
      3039 9019
time... Mot... loc 2351z 229deg 34kt 3010 9038

Waterspout... possible
hail... 0.00in
wind... >34kts



552 PM CST Sat Jan 21 2017

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* special marine warning for...
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas...

* until 630 PM CST

* at 551 PM CST... a severe thunderstorm capable of producing
waterspouts was located 9 nm northwest of Kenner... moving northeast
at 35 knots.

Hazard... waterspouts and wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... waterspouts can quickly form and capsize boats... damage
           vessels and oil rigs... and create suddenly higher waves.
           Make sure all on board are in a secure location and
           wearing life jackets. Expect wind gusts in excess of 34
           knots and suddenly higher waves. Boats could sustain
           damage or capsize. Make sure all on board are wearing
           life jackets. Return to safe Harbor if possible.

* The severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly open waters.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily
overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe Harbor
immediately.


A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 900 PM CST for southeastern
Louisiana.

Lat... Lon 3038 9018 3035 9006 3033 9004 3030 8999
      3006 9039 3007 9040 3012 9043 3018 9043
      3039 9019
time... Mot... loc 2351z 229deg 34kt 3010 9038

Waterspout... possible
hail... 0.00in
wind... >34kts



520 PM CST Sat Jan 21 2017

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* special marine warning for...
Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas...

* until 600 PM CST

* at 519 PM CST... severe thunderstorms were located along a line
extending from 9 nm north of Kenner to Eden Isle... moving northeast
at 35 knots.

Hazard... wind gusts 34 knots or greater and large hail.

Source... radar indicated.

Impact... expect wind gusts in excess of 34 knots and suddenly
           higher waves. Boats could sustain damage or capsize. Make
           sure all on board are wearing life jackets. Return to
           safe Harbor if possible. Large hail could result in
           injury and damage to boats... vessels and oil rigs.

* Locations impacted include...
Lake Pontchartrain/Lake Maurepas... the Mid Point of The Causeway
bridge and Eden Isle.

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 900 PM CST for southeastern
Louisiana.

Lat... Lon 3036 9008 3033 9004 3032 9001 3030 8999
      3026 8998 3025 8987 3023 8985 3021 8979
      3017 8975 3016 8976 3015 8986 3014 8987
      3015 8987 3015 8988 3014 8989 3006 9018
      3007 9039 3008 9040 3037 9014
time... Mot... loc 2319z 224deg 35kt 3013 9029 3021 8980

Hail... >.75in
wind... >34kts




344 PM CST Sat Jan 21 2017

... Small Craft Advisory in effect from 6 am Sunday to 6 am CST
Monday...

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a Small
Craft Advisory... which is in effect from 6 am Sunday to 6 am CST
Monday.

* Winds... 20 to 30 knots Sunday and Sunday night.

* Waves/seas... 4 to 6 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners... especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.



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