Tropical Weather

August 30, 2020

LDH verifies two additional hurricane-related deaths; total rises to 14

Louisiana Department of Health on Sunday verifies two additional deaths tied to Hurricane Laura, bringing the state’s current death toll to 14. A 57-year-old man in […]
August 31, 2020

Tropical Depression 15 forms; no threat to Louisiana

At 500 PM EDT (2100 UTC), the center of Tropical Depression Fifteen was located by an Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft near latitude 32.6 North, […]
September 1, 2020

Tropical Storm Nana forms; currently no threat to Louisiana

Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft data indicate that the potential tropical cyclone has become Tropical Storm Nana. The maximum winds are estimated to be 50 […]
September 1, 2020

Tropical Storm Omar forms in the Atlantic; not a threat to US

NHC has upgraded Tropical Depression Fifteen to Tropical Storm Omar, the 15th named storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.   At 5 p.m. EDT, the […]