Mandatory evacuations for portions of Lafourche Parish

Mandatory evacuations for portions of Lafourche Parish
Tracking Cristobal (Source: WVUE)

LAFOURCHE PARISH, La. (WVUE) -A mandatory evacuation takes effect at 6 p.m. Saturday for areas below the South Lafourche Levee System including Port Fourchon.

A shelter will open at 2 p.m. at the Raceland Recreation Center.

Residents are asked to call the parish emergency operations center at 985-537-7603 prior to arriving at the shelter.

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