Precipitation

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David Blake
August 13, 2019 - 12:58 pm
We all know the drill: a big shower dumps inches of rain on New Orleans in a short period of time, and then often comes street flooding. An LSU study of rain events over the last six decades shows showers have gotten more intense and drop more rain in a shorter period of time, causing increased...
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Chris Miller
January 16, 2018 - 9:29 pm
Freezing temperatures and a wintry mix of rain, sleet, and snow are taking a toll on area highways. Major routes like the Causeway, I-10, I-310, I-55 and I-12 are being impacted. I-10 in both directions is now closed from I-49 (Lafayette) to Williams Boulevard (Kenner) due to winter weather...
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