New Orleans, LA (70127)

12:55 PM CDT on July 24, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Gentilly Terrace | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 15 ft 30.00 °N, 90.05 °W | Updated 18 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
92.0 °F
Feels Like 108 °F
N
6.0
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 8.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 8000 ft
Heat Index 108 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 65%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 7:58 PM
New Moon, 3% visible
METAR KNEW 241753Z 28011KT 10SM FEW080 32/24 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP163 T03220244 10322 20278 53005
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 8000 ft
Heat Index 108 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 65%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:14 AM 7:58 PM
New Moon, 3% visible
METAR KNEW 241753Z 28011KT 10SM FEW080 32/24 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP163 T03220244 10322 20278 53005

Get Your Daily Forecast Email!

Thanks for signing up!

Be on the lookout for a verification email in your inbox.

You'll start receiving severe weather alerts in your inbox..

×

10-Day Weather Forecast

Almanac

Astronomy

Jul. 24, 2017 Rise Set
Actual Time
Civil Twilight
Nautical Twilight
Astronomical Twilight
Moon
Length of Visible Light
Length of Day
Tomorrow will be .
, % of the Moon is Illuminated

Today's Extremes

State Highs State Lows

Community

WunderPhotos

Category 6

Welcome to Category 6. This is the collective home for Weather Underground's featured writeups by Dr. Jeff Masters (right), Bob Henson (left), Chris Burt, and other regular contributors.

Nearby

Air Quality

  Air Quality AQ Index Pollutant
Not available.

Snow Depth

Station Depth Elevation

Earthquake Activity

City Distance Mag. Time & Date
Minimum magnitude displayed is 2.5.

Coastal Water Temperatures

Place Temperature

Stations

Nearby Weather Stations

Station Location Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Wind Precip. Elev Updated Type
                   

Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:49 AM CDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Tuesday evening...

The National Weather Service in New Orleans has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Louisiana and
Mississippi, including the following areas, in southeast
Louisiana, Ascension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East
Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, northern Tangipahoa,
Orleans, Pointe Coupee, southern Tangipahoa, St. Charles, St.
Helena, St. James, St. John The Baptist, St. Tammany, upper
Jefferson, upper Lafourche, upper Plaquemines, upper St.
Bernard, upper Terrebonne, Washington, West Baton Rouge, and
West Feliciana. In Mississippi, Amite, Hancock, Harrison,
Jackson, Pearl River, Pike, Walthall, and Wilkinson.

* Through Tuesday evening

* rain rates near or in excess of 2 inches per hour will be
common. Rainfall accumulations of 5 to 7 inches possible over a
24 to 36 hour period, including what has fallen so far this
morning, through Tuesday afternoon.

* Impacts include extensive street flooding, flooding of low lying
and poorly drained areas, rises on area rivers and streams,
possibly to flood levels if heavy rains persist.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.



24/rr