Tropical Storm Dorian

This GOES-16 satellite image taken Wednesday, Aug. 28, 209, at 17:20 UTC and provided by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), shows Dorian, a Category 1 hurricane, crossing over the U.S. and British Virgin Islands. Forecasters say it could grow to Category 3 status as it nears the U.S. mainland as early as the weekend. (NOAA via AP)
August 28, 2019 - 9:16 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The latest on tropical storms (all times local): 10:00 p.m. President Donald Trump has declared a state of emergency and ordered federal assistance for the U.S. Virgin Islands as Hurricane Dorian moves away from the islands. Reports of flooding and power outages were reported across...
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A woman poses for a photo backdropped by ocean waters and a Puerto Rican national flag, after the passing of Tropical Storm Dorian, in the Condado district of San Juan, Puerto Rico, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019. The Hurricane Center said the storm could grow into a dangerous Category 3 storm as it pushes northwest in the general direction of Florida. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
August 28, 2019 - 7:12 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Dorian caused limited damage in the northern Caribbean as it left the region Wednesday night, setting its sights on the U.S. mainland as it threatened to grow into a dangerous Category 3 storm. Power outages and flooding were reported across the U.S. Virgin...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 28, 2019 - 7:54 am
UPDATE: The National Hurricane Center Wednesday afternoon upgraded the storm to Hurricane Dorian. Tropical Storm Dorian is churning through the Caribbean. "On the forecast track, the center of Dorian will pass over or near the U.S. and British Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico later today," The...
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Curt Lewis
August 28, 2019 - 6:28 am
DALLAS ( 1080 KRLD ) - Southwest Airlines and American Airlines are among the airlines offering their passengers some flexibility as all eyes are on Tropical Storm Dorian which is blowing through the Caribbean this morning. Southwest customers flying to Turks and Caicos, the Dominican Republic and...
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WWL AP Feed General
August 27, 2019 - 10:34 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Erin has formed well off the U.S. East Coast as Tropical Storm Dorian takes aim at Puerto Rico, the Bahamas and Florida. The National Hurricane Service says the storm is forecast to move northward and north eastward over the open Atlantic with no threat to land. Erin is...
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FILE - In this July 17, 2019, file photo, three migrants who had managed to evade the Mexican National Guard and cross the Rio Grande onto U.S. territory walk along a border wall set back from the geographical border, in El Paso, Texas, as seen from Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. The Department of Homeland Security is moving $271 million from other agencies such as FEMA and the U.S. Coast Guard to fund immigration detention beds and support its policy forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico. (AP Photo/Christian Chavez, File)
Associated Press
August 27, 2019 - 9:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security is moving $271 million from other agencies such as FEMA and the U.S. Coast Guard to increase the number of beds for detained immigrants and support its policy forcing asylum seekers to wait in Mexico while their cases play out. The news comes as...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 27, 2019 - 7:37 am
Forecasters are watching Tropical Storm Dorian move across the Caribbean Sea on a path that could bring it to Florida this weekend. "On the forecast track, the center of Dorian will move across the eastern and northeastern Caribbean Sea during the next few days, passing near or south of Puerto Rico...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
August 26, 2019 - 10:23 pm
The National Hurricane Center expects Tropical Storm Dorian to move into the Caribbean tomorrow. "On the forecast track, the center of Dorian is expected to move near or over the Windward Islands tonight and move into the eastern Caribbean Sea on Tuesday," federal forecasters said. "Dorian is...
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NOAA
Don Ames
August 25, 2019 - 10:27 am
Tropical Storm Dorian developed Saturday afternoon in the central Atlantic, east of the islands. A general west-northwest track will take it into the Caribbean by Tuesday. Dorian will likely become a hurricane this week, once in the Caribbean. The islands in the Caribbean are at risk from the storm...
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