Hurricane

Epsilon strengthens to a hurricane as it approaches Bermuda

Epsilon is expected to make its closest approach to the island on Thursday night, and there is a risk of a direct impact, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center.

  Nicondra: Another named storm for 2020, but no big changes around here

  Drone footage of downtown Lake Charles from Hurricanes Laura and Delta

Community pools money to help couple with storm repairs

Pres. Trump approves Gov. Edwards request for federal assistance related to Delta

Louisiana reports 2 deaths related to Hurricane Delta

Operation Blue Roof available again for six parishes

Continued Coverage

  WATCH: Gov. Edwards news conference on state’s response to Hurricane Delta

  Northshore residents face flooding issues after storm surge from Delta

Gov. Edwards tours areas impacted by Delta

  UPDATE: Hundreds of thousands without power as Delta moves across La.

Nicondra: Delta inland in Southwest Louisiana

Nicondra: Delta well inland, winds still packing a punch in Southwest Louisiana

  Charities ready to help Hurricane Delta victims in southwest Louisiana

The area hit by Hurricane Delta has not fully recovered from Hurricane Laura.

Nicondra: Hurricane Delta slightly weaker, but still intense as it moves inland

Hurricane Delta’s northern eyewall began to push inland just before the 4:00 pm hour. The storm is seeing some weakening as expected over the cooler near shore waters. At 4 pm the top wind speeds were set at 105 mph.

  Lafourche Parish levees expected to get mild test from Hurricane Delta

As Lafourche braces for hurricane Delta, the head of the CPRA talks about it's role in storm defenses.

WATCH LIVE Radar: Hurricane Delta approaches Louisiana coast

Tracking Delta as it moves across Southwest Louisiana

  Hurricane Delta nearing landfall in Southwest Louisiana

  Terrebonne Parish seeing storm surge ahead of Hurricane Delta

  Hurricane Delta Will Make Landfall Today

Gridlock as SWLA residents evacuate ahead of Hurricane Delta

Mother diagnosed with breast cancer puts out desperate call for generator ahead of storm

Hurricane Delta: Evacuation information

  Delta is now a Category 3

Tornado risk increase for FOX 8 viewing area Friday

  Bruce: Delta Continues to Move NW Towards SW Louisiana

Bruce: Delta Continues to Move NW Towards SW Louisiana

Lake Charles evacuees from Hurricane Laura worry about Delta

Hurricane Delta has made a sense of limbo even worse for Lake Charles residents who evacuated to New Orleans after Hurricane Laura.

Parishes announce school closures due to Hurricane Delta

Several parishes have announced school closures due to Hurricane Delta.

  Shelby: Hurricane Delta strengthening

Delta continues to strengthen as it moves across the warm Gulf waters. It is expected to regain major, Category 3 hurricane status by tonight. Landfall is expected on Friday, and all indications at this point are that Southwest Louisiana is in the direct path.

Calcasieu officials hold news conference ahead of Hurricane Delta

OSHEP will be holding a 11:00 a.m. news conference this morning ahead of Hurricane Delta’s landfall.

American Red Cross says plan for your family ahead of storm

Know where your family can safely evacuate, whether that be a family or friend’s house, and if you can bring pets.

President Trump approves emergency declaration in Louisiana ahead of Delta

Governor John Bel Edwards requested a pre-landfall Federal Declaration of Emergency in a letter to President Donald J. Trump Wednesday, Oct. 7 in anticipation of Hurricane Delta. The president approved the emergency declaration later in the night.

  Grand Isle prepares for Hurricane Delta

Local leaders say Grand Isle is the first line of defense against hurricanes and worth the investment.

  Delta gaining strength in the Gulf

Expected to be a Category 3

  Delta enters the Gulf, hurricane and tropical storm watches go up for La.

Hurricane Delta is officially in the Gulf of Mexico and will likely strengthen back to a Cat. 3 before moving inland midday Friday west of New Orleans.

  La. National Guard works to shore up levee in Grand Isle before Hurricane Delta

Wherever Hurricane Delta hits, the island will likely feel the effects.

  WATCH: Orleans Parish discusses preps for Hurricane Delta

Hurricane Delta's track has shifted slightly west

  VIDEO: Coast Guard discusses preparations ahead of Hurricane Delta

The U.S. Coast Guard will hold a news conference to discuss preparations and safety measures ahead of Hurricane Delta

Dangerous Hurricane Delta closing in on Mexico’s Yucatan

Forecasters expect Delta to slam into beach resorts from Tulum to Cozumel with top winds around 130 mph and an extremely dangerous storm surge of up to 13 feet with even higher waves.

  Delta brings MR-GO rock dam concerns, Lepine to end Covid 19 isolation just in time for Delta

Parish leaders though reaffirming it’s still important as ever to stay vigilant and resilient.

  Grand Isle issues evacuation order as they prepare for another storm

The island has been battered and bruised more than usual this year.

  Delta enters the Gulf on Wednesday

Poses a major threat to Louisiana and Mississippi

  Delta a Category 4 hurricane; La. landfall likely late week

Delta is getting stronger in the Caribbean and is expected to reach the Gulf as a major hurricane by Wednesday. It was upgraded to a Category 3 hurricane with maximum winds up to 115 mph.

Hurricane Delta: Sandbag locations

Here’s a list of places people can find sandbags as Hurricane Delta approaches. This list will be updates as information becomes available.

Gov. Edwards declares state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Delta

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards on Tuesday declared a state of emergency in advance of Hurricane Delta.

Hurricane Delta: Parish-by-Parish emergency updates

Here’s how parishes are preparing for Hurricane Delta and what might come afterwards.

  VIDEO: City of New Orleans updates COVID-19; preparations for Hurricane Delta

Delta is expected to make landfall as a Category 2 along the northern Gulf of Mexico late this week

  Hurricane Delta forms, La. impacts likely late week

Delta is projected to be a category 2 storm at landfall along the Gulf Coast.

  October hurricanes can pack a big punch

The welcomed Fall days might lead some to let down their guard, but hurricane season last through November 30th.While storms are less frequent late in the year history shows us the central Gulf Coast is still vulnerable.

Tropical threat possible by next weekend

The National Hurricane Center began advisories on Potential Tropical Cyclone 26 Sunday afternoon. The system is expected to develop into Delta. In the extended forecast most of the central Gulf Coast falls into the cone of error including Louisiana and Mississippi.

  New depression forms in Caribbean as our weather remains perfect

Tropical Depression #25 has formed in the Caribbean and will likely become Gamma over the weekend.

Gov. Edwards requests federal disaster declaration for La. fisheries impacted by Hurricane Laura

The impacted parishes were home to nearly 2,500 commercial fishermen and over 100 wholesale dealers

  Hurricane Season 2020: Living life in the cone

If it felt like this hurricane season we lived life inside the cone of uncertainty, it’s because we did.

One month after Hurricane Laura, many SWLA residents await help while living in tents

While the storm is long over, the struggles for many in Southwest Louisiana are not.

  Water remains on roadway, but I-10 ramps reopened in LaPlace

Flooding caused headaches at a major interstate exchange shutting down access ramps. St. John The Baptist Parish President Jaclyn Hotard said protection from the lake is coming, it’s just not a fast process.

Visitor restrictions extended in Gulf Shores, Orange Beach

Wednesday marks one week since Hurricane Sally hit Alabama’s Gulf Coast.

  Nicondra: Beta weakened, but still influencing our weather

Beta will continue to influence an east wind keeping Coastal Flood Warnings in place through Wednesday.

  Nicondra: Beta keeps water high

Unfortunately it’s going to take at least another day before winds start to turn even more southeasterly keeping Coastal Flood Warnings in place with many locations seeing tides 2-4 feet above normal high tide.

Many evacuees still in Baton Rouge nearly a month after Hurricane Laura

It has been nearly a month since Hurricane Laura slammed into the Lake Charles area, and while many have continued on with their lives elsewhere around the state and country, thousands are still in shelters across the state.

Boil advisory lifted in Lake Charles for first time since Laura

The boil advisory in the City of Lake Charles has been lifted for the first time since Hurricane Laura struck the area on Aug. 27. The boil advisory was lifted at noon Monday, Sept. 21.

Gov. Edwards declares state of emergency in anticipation of Beta

In anticipation of Tropical Storm Beta and the impacts that Louisiana could possibly see from the storm, Governor John Bel Edwards issued a state of emergency Monday, Sept. 21.

  VIDEO: Water covering some roads in St. Bernard Parish from TS Beta’s winds

An east wind from Tropical Storm Beta is pushing water into the lower end of St. Bernard Parish

Mensajes Claves Sobre la Tormenta Tropical Beta Advertencia

El esperado movimiento lento de Beta producirá un evento de Iluvia de larga duración desde la costa media de Texas hasta el sur de Louisiana.

  Flooding concerns from storm Beta have parishes, rescue groups pivoting again

With yet another storm in the gulf threatening to bring lots of rain to the area, Storm Beta is triggering another level of response from search and rescue and storm damage groups.

  Nicondra: More rain on the way from Beta

After a dreary weekend with mostly nuisance rain and some coastal flooding on east facing shores, we are not yet done with Beta. The system continues to be ragged and sheared even after a brief pulse on Sunday forecast keep it a tropical storm through landfall.

Mensajes Claves Sobre la Tormenta Tropical Beta: 10:00 AM CDT domingo, 20 de septiembre de 2020

El movimiento lento esperado de Beta tiene el potencial de producir un evento de Iluvia de larga duración desde la costa media de Texas hasta el sur de Louisiana.

  Zack: Beta rain threat stays with us for several days

Tropical Storm Beta continues to churn over the Gulf as it slowly drifts towards the Texas Coast by early in the new week.

Mensajes Claves Sobre la Tormenta Tropical Beta Advertencia

El movimiento lento esperado de Beta tiene el potencial de producir un evento de lluvia de larga duración desde la costa oeste de Louisiana hacia el sureste de Texas el domingo y al norte hacia el centro-sur para mediados de la próxima semana.

  Zack: Beta brings an ugly weekend of weather

Tropical Storm Beta is churning over the west-central Gulf and it’s slow meandering over the next several days will keep rain chances quite high.

  Bruce: Beta forms in the Gulf- breezy-cooler-showery weekend ahead

Bruce: Beta forms in the Gulf- breezy-cooler-showery weekend ahead

2020 Hurricane Season officially runs out of names; Alpha forms

The formation of Tropical Storm Wilfred in the Atlantic Ocean on Friday marked the end of the 2020 hurricane season naming list.

Depression 22 forms in the Gulf of Mexico

Expected to become Tropical Storm Wilfred

  New Orleans 911 operators help out in hurricane-stricken Alabama

The New Orleans 911 call center staffers will remain in Alabama for a week.

Gulf Shores, Orange Beach closed to visitors for at least 10 days

Gulf Shores, Orange Beach and the area of Fort Morgan are closed to visitors for at least 10 days.

  After Sally: New video shows Orange Beach and Gulf Shores devastation

Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Tourism said the area sustained significant damage and the beaches will be closed for at least 10 days.

Flora-Bama suffers damage from Hurricane Sally, but still standing

The popular Flora-Bama bar is still standing after Hurricane Sally pushed sand, water and high winds into the complex, the owners said.

  VIDEO: Hurricane Sally inflicts significant damage to Dauphin Island

Hurricane Sally made landfall as a category 2 storm pounding much of the Alabama coast and portions of Florida

IMAGES: Coast Guard shows Sally damage during search and rescue missions

The U.S. Coast Guard conducted search and rescue flights on Wednesday morning along the Eastern Gulf Coast region as Hurricane Sally crashed ashore.

Governor Ivey issues statement on Hurricane Sally

My team and I are closely monitoring the situation and evaluating the effects of this unpredictable storm.

  Nicondra: Sally inland moving northeast

Heavy rainfall continues to pour to the north and east of the center of the storm contributing to the more than 20 inches of rain already recorded in some locations in Florida and South Alabama.

PHOTOS: Flooding & storm damage from Hurricane Sally extends into Florida

Widespread damage from Hurricane Sally was expected when it made landfall as a Category 2 storm.

Hurricane Sally makes landfall, damage across Gulf Shores and Orange Beach

Meteorologists say the rain and winds along the Gulf Coast are life-threatening conditions.