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10 A.M. UPDATE: SYSTEM 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
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LOCATION...27.8N 88.7W
ABOUT 95 MI...150 KM SSE OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
ABOUT 200 MI...320 KM SE OF MORGAN CITY LOUISIANA

ACT testing scheduled for July 13 at Vermilion Catholic has been canceled

Administration of the ACT scheduled for this Saturday, July 13, at Vermilion Catholic High School in Abbeville has been canceled due expected inclement weather.
This cancelation only affects examinees registered at Vermilion Catholic High School.
The rescheduled test date will be posted at www.actstudent.org as soon as it is set.

LSU AgCenter has storm-ready resources

BATON ROUGE — As a storm brews below Louisiana, businesses and homeowners should begin preparing for the possibility of wind and rain.
The LSU AgCenter has resources to help in the preparations and, if necessary, recovery.
The AgCenter website has a wealth of information for preparing your landscape, securing your home and protecting pets and livestock. Visit the Are You Ready page at http://bit.ly/2NMfLgj to learn more about making the proper preparations before a storm hits.

7 A.M. STORM UPDATE: SYSTEM BENDS TOWARD ST. MARY

BULLETIN
Potential Tropical Cyclone Two Intermediate Advisory Number 4A
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL022019
700 AM CDT Thu Jul 11 2019
...DISTURBANCE EXPECTED TO BECOME A DEPRESSION LATER TODAY...
...STORM SURGE, HEAVY RAINS, AND HURRICANE CONDITIONS ARE
POSSIBLE ACROSS THE NORTH-CENTRAL GULF COAST IN A COUPLE OF DAYS...
SUMMARY OF 700 AM CDT...1200 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...27.6N 88.5W
ABOUT 115 MI...185 KM SSE OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER

Gov. John Bel Edwards

Gov. Edwards Declares State of Emergency Ahead of Severe Tropical Weather

BATON ROUGE – Today, Gov. John Bel Edwards declared a state of emergency for all of Louisiana in preparation for the impact of the low-pressure system, Invest 92L, in the Gulf of Mexico. The system will likely produce storm surge, hurricane-force winds and up to 15 inches of rain across the state.

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