What's in the forecast for New Orleans this week?

New Orleans will see a return of last week's winds today, according to drone-powered weather forecasting service Saildrone. Winds are predicted to rise up to 20 miles per hour today, but will get calmer starting on Saturday.

Also look for cool temperatures today and tomorrow. Temperatures will make way for warmer weather from Sunday to Thursday, with a high of 79 degrees on Thursday.

The highest chance of rain is predicted on Friday at 48 percent. Skies will begin clearing on Saturday, remaining clear through 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.