New Orleans/ Weather & Environment
Published on December 09, 2019
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You can leave your umbrella at home for today, but light rainfall is in the forecast for New Orleans starting on Friday, according to the seven-day forecast from drone-powered weather service Saildrone. Wednesday's forecast shows the highest likelihood of rain at 95 percent, while the most rainfall is expected on Friday at 0.90 inches.

Also expect warm temperatures through Tuesday. The weather will bring a high temperature of 79 degrees on Tuesday, then turn milder from Wednesday to Sunday.

Winds are expected to climb as high as 21 mph on Wednesday, while today will be quieter with a top speed of just 15 mph. Skies will be cloudy today.

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.