Hurricane Delta: Louisiana declares state of emergency as it braces for storm


Bell Edwards has declared a state of emergency in preparation for Hurricane Delta. It stopped sustained winds or 100 MPH. From member station W. W. N O Patrick Madden has more For the sixth time this hurricane season. Louisiana is in the path of a major hurricane Hurricane Delta is expected to make landfall Friday, with forecasters predicting the storm could strike southwest Louisiana, the same area that was pummeled by Hurricane Laura in August. Life threatening storm surge and hurricane force winds are likely according to the National Hurricane Center and Flooding could be a key concern as well. Delta would be the 10th named Storm to hit the U. S in a single hurricane season. The first time that's ever happened. For NPR

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