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Current Conditions

  • 76°
  • Clear
  • Wind: Calm
  • Humidity: 88%
  • Visibility: 3.0 miles
  • Dew Point: 72°
  • Pressure: 30.00 in. 0

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5 Day Forecast

  • Saturday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 97 °
  • Low: 75 °
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • Sunday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 97 °
  • Low: 75 °
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • Monday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 95 °
  • Low: 73 °
  • Chance of T-Storms
  • Tuesday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 93 °
  • Low: 73 °
  • Chance of T-Storms
  • Wednesday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 91 °
  • Low: 72 °
  • Chance of T-Storms

Forecast for Houma, Louisiana

Updated: 4:00 AM CDT on August 23, 2014

Excessive heat watch in effect from Sunday morning through Sunday evening...
  • Saturday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain in the afternoon. High of 97F with a heat index of 102F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 20%.

  • Saturday Night

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain in the evening, then clear. Low of 75F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Sunday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain in the afternoon. Fog early. High of 97F with a heat index of 104F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 20%.

  • Sunday Night

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain. Low of 75F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 20%.

  • Monday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain. High of 95F with a heat index of 102F. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 30%.

  • Monday Night

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and a chance of rain. Fog overnight. Low of 73F. Winds from the East at 10 to 15 mph.

  • Tuesday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain. High of 93F. Breezy. Winds from the East at 15 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

  • Tuesday Night

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain in the evening, then clear. Low of 73F. Winds from the East at 5 to 15 mph.

  • Wednesday

    Clear in the morning, then partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain. High of 91F. Winds from the East at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Wednesday Night

    Clear. Fog overnight. Low of 72F. Winds from the ESE at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Thursday

    Partly cloudy. High of 91F. Winds from the NE at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the ESE in the afternoon.

  • Thursday Night

    Clear. Fog overnight. Low of 72F. Winds from the South at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Friday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 91F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Friday Night

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. Low of 73F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 60% with rainfall amounts near 0.2 in. possible.

  • Saturday

    Clear with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 91F. Winds from the NNE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20%.

  • Saturday Night

    Clear. Low of 72F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Sunday

    Clear. High of 93F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Sunday Night

    Clear with a chance of a thunderstorm. Low of 73F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Monday

    Clear with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 93F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Monday Night

    Clear with a chance of a thunderstorm. Low of 72F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Tuesday

    Partly cloudy with a chance of a thunderstorm. High of 93F. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Tuesday Night

    Clear. Low of 72F. Winds less than 5 mph.

Personal Weather Stations

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Location: Summerfield, Houma, LA

Updated: 4:25 AM CDT

Temperature: 79.0 °F Dew Point: 78 °F Humidity: 96% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.00 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 83 °F Graphs

Location: Maple Park, Houma, LA

Updated: 12:52 AM CDT

Temperature: 80.4 °F Dew Point: 80 °F Humidity: 99% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.76 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 88 °F Graphs

Location: USDA Sugarcane Research Unit, Houma, LA

Updated: 4:27 AM CDT

Temperature: 75.3 °F Dew Point: 75 °F Humidity: 100% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.95 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 73 °F Graphs

Location: ASHLAND NORTH, Houma, LA

Updated: 4:27 AM CDT

Temperature: 77.4 °F Dew Point: 77 °F Humidity: 99% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.01 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 79 °F Graphs

Location: Green Acres, Bourg, LA

Updated: 4:27 AM CDT

Temperature: 77.7 °F Dew Point: 76 °F Humidity: 95% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.91 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 80 °F Graphs

Location: Bayou Blue, Houma, LA

Updated: 4:27 AM CDT

Temperature: 76.8 °F Dew Point: 72 °F Humidity: 86% Wind: Calm Pressure: 28.81 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 78 °F Graphs

Location: Jerry's House (Schriever), Thibodaux, LA

Updated: 4:27 AM CDT

Temperature: 77.0 °F Dew Point: 76 °F Humidity: 97% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.00 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 78 °F Graphs

Location: Abbey Heights, Thibodaux, LA

Updated: 4:23 AM CDT

Temperature: 77.2 °F Dew Point: 73 °F Humidity: 86% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.96 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 79 °F Graphs

Location: Schoen/Hutchinson Camps, Cocodrie, LA

Updated: 4:17 AM CDT

Temperature: 85.4 °F Dew Point: 81 °F Humidity: 86% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.97 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 101 °F Graphs

Location: Schexnayder's Subdivision, Vacherie, LA

Updated: 4:16 AM CDT

Temperature: 76.9 °F Dew Point: 75 °F Humidity: 94% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.01 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 78 °F Graphs

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NWS Forecaster Discussion




Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service New Orleans la 
406 am CDT Sat Aug 23 2014 


Short term... 
only real issue for today will be warm temperatures and heat index 
values in the 105-110 range most locations this afternoon. Per 
local guidance and policy of utilizing the synoptic health watch- 
warning network...which accounts for cumulative effect of 
excessive heat...today will make day one of a moist tropical+ 
/mt+/ air mass. Sunday's temperatures will be indicated to be a 
degree or two warmer than today and also make day two of mt+ 
conditions...worthy of an excessive heat watch. The models are 
suggesting...for various reasons...some nocturnal rainfall moving 
from the east into the forecast area Sunday night that would 
effectively end the string of mt+ conditions. The NAM is 
indicating a well estabished easterly wave that may actually be an 
emanation of energy from invest 96l...the GFS is showing an impulse 
rounding the fringe of the ridge from Alabama...through coastal 
Mississippi into eastern la prior to sunrise. The European model (ecmwf) is less 
ambitious with the rain coverage...confined mainly over Jackson Colorado 
MS. Have opted to go closer to GFS idea of impulse driven 
convection developed in high Theta-E air with plenty of outgoing 
longwave radiation to work with late evening and overnight Sunday 
night. 


Long term... 
the center of the high is expected to become oriented along the 
eastern Seaboard and extending into the Gulf states for a period 
of deep easterly flow Tuesday...possibly tainted by some fringe 
moisture tapped from invest 96l or eventual tropical system east 
of the U.S. Coast. Otherwise...typical temperatures and rain 
chances expected Tuesday through Friday. 24/rr 


&& 


Aviation... 
expect VFR conditions to continue through the forecast period. There 
has been some light patchy fog this morning in a few spots but 
widespread fog is not expected. Convective chances rather 
small...have elected not to mention thunderstorms in the vicinity in this issuance since the 
coverage yesterday was so limited. 13/mh 


&& 


Marine... 
high pressure remains in place over the coastal waters. This high 
will remain in place through the weekend. Seabreeze/landbreeze cycle 
will dominate. Expect offshore winds in the morning hours and 
onshore winds developing during the afternoon hours. Winds and seas 
should remain fairly benign. Winds will generally be 10 knots or 
less and seas will generally be 2 feet or less. Winds will take on a 
more persistent easterly flow early next week as the surface high 
becomes centered north of the region. East winds of 10 to 20 knots 
and seas of 3 to 5 feet can be expected late Monday night through 
the middle of next week. 13/mh 


&& 


Decision support... 
dss code...green. 
Deployed...none. 
Activation...none. 
Activities...slurry support. 


Decision support services (dss) code legend 
green = no weather impacts that require action 
blue = long fused watch/warning/advisory in effect or high 
visibility event 
yellow = heightened impacts with short fused 
watch/warning/advisory issuances; radar support 
Orange = high impacts - slight to moderate risk severe; nearby 
tropical events; hazmat or other large episodes 
red = full engagement for moderate to high risk severe 
and/or direct tropical threats; events of National 
significance. 


&& 


Preliminary point temps/pops... 
mcb 96 73 98 74 / 20 20 10 20 
btr 96 75 99 77 / 20 20 10 10 
asd 95 75 97 77 / 20 20 20 20 
msy 95 79 96 80 / 20 20 20 20 
gpt 95 77 97 78 / 20 20 20 20 
pql 96 74 98 75 / 20 20 20 20 


&& 


Lix watches/warnings/advisories... 
la...excessive heat watch from 11 am Sunday to midnight Monday for 
the following zones: Ascension...Assumption...East Baton 
Rouge...East Feliciana...Iberville...Livingston...lower 
Jefferson...lower Lafourche...lower Plaquemines...lower St. 
Bernard...lower Terrebonne...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. 


GM...none. 
MS...excessive heat watch from 11 am Sunday to midnight Monday for 
the following zones: 
Amite...Hancock...Harrison...Jackson...Pearl 
River...Pike...Walthall...and Wilkinson. 


GM...none. 
&& 


$$ 


24/rr 
13/mh 



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