Tropical Weather

August 26, 2020

Laura takes aim at Louisiana as an extremely strong category 4 storm

The mood across Louisiana tonight is quite somber as we watch Hurricane Laura approach the coast as a very strong category 4 storm. Laura is about […]
August 26, 2020

DOTD: I-10 closed to traffic in southwest LA

The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development (DOTD) announces that a portion of I-10 is now closed due to the imminent arrival of Hurricane Laura. I-10 […]
August 26, 2020

Laura closes in on the Louisiana coast, just shy of category 5 strength

The 10pm update shows Hurricane Laura closing in on Louisiana. The storm is about 75 miles south of Lake Charles and about 75 miles southeast of […]
August 27, 2020

Hurricane Laura makes landfall as Category 4 storm near Cameron, La.

At 100 AM CDT (0600 UTC), Doppler radar images indicate that the eye of Hurricane Laura has made landfall at the coast near Cameron, Louisiana, near […]