Tropical Weather

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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The center of what was Hurricane Barry is now moving through Arkansas, bringing rain to nine states. Barry had little impact in New Orleans, but to either side rain fell at rates that would have left the city under water had it fallen here. "We lucked out," WWL TV Meteorologist Dave Nussbaum said...
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Chris Miller
July 14, 2019 - 3:44 pm
It's now Tropical Depression Barry as of Sunday afternoon, with top winds of just 35 mile per hour. The center of the storm is moving north at nine miles per hour, and will soon be over Arkansas. Barry is now a tropical depression as of 4 p.m. Sunday. It has winds of 35 mph, moving N at 9 mph...
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Chris Miller
July 14, 2019 - 1:41 pm
At 1:00 p.m., Barry was stubbornly clinging to its tropical storm status, with maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour. It's moving at nine miles per hour to the north-northwest, with the center of circulation 15 miles away from Shreveport. "A general northward motion is forecast tonight...
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The National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Barry continues to lose strength over land. "NOAA Doppler weather radar data and surface observations indicate that maximum sustained winds remain near 45 mph with higher gusts," Senior Hurricane Specialist Stacy Stewart reported. "Weakening is...
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July 14, 2019 - 7:48 am
( WWL ) -- The National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Barry continues to lose strength over land. "NOAA Doppler weather radar data and surface observations indicate that maximum sustained winds remain near 45 mph with higher gusts," Senior Hurricane Specialist Stacy Stewart reported. "...
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Tropical Storm Barry is moving further inland over south Louisiana. "Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 65 mph with higher gusts, and these winds are near the coast to the southeast of the center," The National Hurricane Center advised. "Additional weakening is expected as the center...
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Terrebonne Parish has ordered a new evacuation after a levee overtopped south of Houma near Dulac. "Parish President Gordon Dove EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY has issued a MANDATORY EVACUATION NOTICE for all areas long LA Hwy 315 and Brady Road below or south of Falgout Canal," the parish stated in a news...
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Tropical Storm Barry is not picking up much speed and is still several hours away from coming ashore in Louisiana. "Barry is moving toward the west-northwest near 5 mph," Senior Hurricane Specialist John Cangialosi said from the National Hurricane Center. Motion much of the night was 3 to 4 miles...
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Tropical Storm Barry appears to be in no hurry to make landfall. "Barry has been meandering during the past few hours, but is expected to resume a motion toward the west-northwest near 4 mph," Senior Hurricane Specialist Daniel Brown said from the National Hurricane Center. He says the slower...
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