Forecasters Watching for Tropical Development Later This Week
A tropical trouble spot in the western Caribbean is giving forecasters reasons for concern this morning.
American Kennel Club Donates Pet Disaster Relief Trailer
The life-saving equipment will be available to dispatch to any local disaster scene that needs assistance sheltering pets.
Anxiety Alert – NOAA Releases 2021 Hurricane Forecast
The 2021 season is forecast to be very active but not nearly as raucous as the 2020 season was.
Post Hurricane Debris Removal Finally Completed in Louisiana
Almost two million cubic tons of storm debris were removed from five south Louisiana parishes after last year's hurricanes.
First Pre-Season Hurricane Forecast Calls for Another Busy Year
The preseason forecasts are rolling in for this year's hurricane season. You probably won't like what they have to say.
Want to Have a Tropical Cyclone Named After Someone?
There is actually a process for how tropical systems get their names and believe it or not some people want to be a part of that process.
Committee Retires ‘Laura’ From Future Hurricane Names
The World Meteorological Organization has retired the names Laura and Dorian and is doing away with using the Greek alphabet too.
Hurricane Center Contemplates Extending the Hurricane Season
The National Hurricane Center will now begin issuing tropical weather outlooks beginning May 15th instead of waiting until June 1st.
Louisiana is Replacing Thousands of Fish Killed By Hurricanes
Large fish-kill events were reported in several areas that these storms ravished, depleting whole populations of fish and virtually destroying some habitats.
Governor Edwards Seeking $3 Billion for Hurricane Recovery
The request for $3 billion in federal block grants will help residents in 21 Louisiana parishes recover from the record-breaking hurricane season.