New Orleans weather: Clouds, high of 75 degrees in forecast today

New Orleans will see a return of last week's light rainfall as early as tomorrow, according to drone-powered weather forecasting service Saildrone. Thursday's forecast shows the highest chance of rain at 90 percent, with rain possible through Friday.

Also look for winds this coming week. Winds are expected to rise up to 20 miles per hour on Friday, while today will be calmer with a top speed of just 9 mph.

Temperatures will be warm today and tomorrow, with a high of 78 degrees Thursday, then turn cooler starting on Friday. Skies will be cloudy today and be clear Saturday and Sunday.

This story was created automatically using Saildrone's local weather forecast data, then reviewed by an editor. We also incorporate historic weather data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Click here for more about what we're doing. Got thoughts? Go here to share your feedback.