The National Hurricane Center has classified Hurricane Laura as a 'Major Hurricane' with the potential for catastrophic storm surges, extreme winds, and flash flooding. The storm is currently a Category 3 hurricane with potential to reach a Category 4 before making landfall. Not only will this directly impact South Louisiana but could potentially cause damage in North Louisiana as well. The National Weather Storm predicts Laura could reach our area as a Category 1 hurricane and cause flash flooding, tornadoes and wind damage. Check back here for all updates on the storm.
Louisiana has Been Impacted by Six Different Storms This Year
Can you name all six of the storms that prompted concerns along Louisiana's coast so far this year?
FEMA Has Delivered $84 Million to La. Residents Since Hurricane
While the rebuilding process always seems to be a frustrating one after major storms, the heaviest hit parts of Louisiana are slowly getting back on its feet post-Hurricane Laura.
Where is the Power Still Out Following Hurricane Laura?
Hundreds of thousands of customers were brought back online over the weekend, still, many more remain without power this morning.
Inmates from Southwest Louisiana Being Moved to Shreveport
Because of a water outage at a lockup in southwest Louisiana, dozens of inmates are being moved to the Caddo Correctional Center in Shreveport.
SWEPCO: What's the Plan and Timetable for Restoration?
SWEPCO's Michael Corbin talks about the extent of power outages across the ArkLaTex in the wake of Hurricane Laura and the plan and timetable for restoration.
LSU Fan Interrupts Live Weather Broadcast in Shreveport
LSU fans shouts Go Tigers behind a Weather Channel reporter during a live shot from downtown Shreveport.
Aerial View of Hurricane Laura's Devastation of Holly Beach
To see Holly Beach in this state is honestly heartbreaking.