NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - Krewe du Vieux has announced that they will delay their start time due to the threat of heavy rain.
According to our partners from NOLA.com|The Time-Picayune, Krewe du Vieux will delay the start of the parade 30 minutes. The new start time will be 7 p.m.
Krewedelusion, which was originally set to roll at 7 p.m., may also be delayed because of Krewe du Vieux's new start time.
The Krewe of Poseidon in Slidell is set to roll at 6 p.m. tonight. The Krewe says there may be the chance of a slight delay due to the rain but they intend to start as close to on time as possible.