National Hurricane Center

The National Hurricane Center is watching two tropical waves in the Atlantic Basin. One is near Puerto Rico, the other southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands off the coast of Africa. Do we, In Louisiana, have to be concerned about either of the features on the tropical map? "We do not," said WWL TV...
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The National Hurricane Center is watching an area of low pressure that could show development near Puerto Rico. "Showers and thunderstorms extending from the eastern Caribbean Sea to just north of the Leeward Islands are associated with a tropical wave," according to an NHC advisory. "The system is...
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July 25, 2019 - 9:12 am
The National Hurricane Center does not expect an area of low pressure to develop in the Gulf of Mexico. "A nearly stationary frontal system and a weak area of low pressure are producing widespread cloudiness and disorganized showers across the northern and central Gulf of Mexico," according to an...
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Don Ames
July 14, 2019 - 8:35 am
The Tropical Storm Warning from east of Morgan City to Grand Isle, including Lake Pontchartrain, Lake Maurepas, and metropolitan New Orleans has been lifted. According to the latest advisory from the National Hurricane Center... * All Storm Warnings and Storm Surge warnings and watches have been...
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Chris Miller
July 13, 2019 - 10:01 am
Barry crossed the threshold to hurricane strength in the 10:00 a.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center. Barry's maximum sustained winds reached 75 miles per hour. Hurricane Barry is also making landfall, about 40 miles south of Lafayette. The storm has increased its forward speed slightly...
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July 13, 2019 - 10:01 am
( WWL ) -- Barry crossed the threshold to hurricane strength in the 10:00 a.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center. Barry's maximum sustained winds reached 75 miles per hour. Hurricane Barry is also making landfall, about 40 miles south of Lafayette. The storm has increased its forward...
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