JEFFERSON PARISH FINAL HURRICANE BARRY UPDATE

Today, Jefferson Parish public works crews continued to prepare the parish for 4 to 6 inches of rain by cleaning an additional 3,850 catch basins bringing the total number of basins cleaned this year to 31,850. The potential for heavy rain fall still exists and residents should continue to be weather aware. Grand Isle, Lafitte, […]

MAYOR CANTRELL UPDATES RESIDENTS ON TROPICAL STORM BARRY

Mayor LaToya Cantrell today updated residents on response efforts as Tropical Storm Barry made landfall on Saturday morning. The storm briefly reached hurricane status before reverting to a tropical storm after landfall. The slow pace pushed the timing of expected impacts further into today, tonight and Sunday. This means that New Orleans residents are not […]

Disturbance Becomes Tropical Storm Barry

BULLETIN Tropical Storm Barry Advisory Number 5 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL022019 1000 AM CDT Thu Jul 11 2019 …DISTURBANCE BECOMES TROPICAL STORM BARRY… …DANGEROUS STORM SURGE, HEAVY RAINS, AND WIND CONDITIONS EXPECTED ACROSS THE NORTH-CENTRAL GULF COAST… SUMMARY OF 1000 AM CDT…1500 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————– LOCATION…27.8N 88.7W ABOUT 95 MI…150 KM SSE OF […]

St. Bernard Parish Officials Monitoring Tropical Storm Barry

Parish President Guy McInnis, OEP Director John Rahaim and Parish Officials have been in constant contact with state and federal agencies since early Tuesday morning. Parish Government road crews will continue to be in the streets throughout the event. Based on the information provided by the National Weather Service and the USACE, as of now, […]