Tropical Weather Updates2020-09-13T11:31:22-05:00

Tropical Weather Updates

Tropical Weather Updates

1509, 2020

LAKESHORE DRIVE CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING

New Orleans, LA – Hurricane Sally continues to track eastward, but the effects of the storm are still very present in our area. We will continue to keep Lakeshore Drive closed as the [...]

1309, 2020

CONTINUED PREPARATIONS FOR TROPICAL STORM SALLY

New Orleans, LA – In preparation of Tropical Storm Sally, the Flood Protection Authority East (FPA-East) is set to close several gates within the flood protection system. Beginning at 6:00AM Sunday, we began [...]

2308, 2020

CONTINUED PREPARATIONS FOR TROPICAL STORM MARCO

New Orleans, LA – In preparation of Tropical Storm Marco, the Flood Protection Authority East is set to close several gates within the flood protection system. A total of 45 land-based gates will [...]

706, 2020

TROPICAL STORM CRISTOBAL UPDATE

New Orleans, LA – The Flood Protection Authority-East has completed its final preparations of the Flood Defense System as T.S. Cristobal impacts our area. The Emergency Operations Center is partially activated and our [...]

606, 2020

THE FPA-EAST PREPARES FOR TROPICAL STORM CRISTOBAL

New Orleans, LA – Due to the predicted surge levels of T.S. Cristobal, the FPA-East began closing gates Thursday and will continue through Saturday night. These closures are being done to mitigate the [...]