Andrea Leinfelder is the space reporter for the Houston Chronicle. It was the group's third deployment to Louisiana this year after also providing relief after hurricanes Sally and Laura, said Matthew Melican, president of the Marco Patriots. Crews armed with megaphones in the Dominican capital of Santo Domingo had urged dozens of residents in flood-prone areas to evacuate before Laura’s heavy rains hit. The North Carolina chapter of Marco Patriots said it’s returning the favor after the help Eastern North Carolina received after Hurricane Florence. They lost.
Both storms were expected to bring 3 to 6 inches (8 to 15 centimeters) of rain to areas they were passing over or near, threatening flooding. Editorial: Texas Republicans tried to stop voters. Louisiana Gov. Hurricane Laura will "rapidly strengthen to a Category 4 hurricane" as it barrels toward the Upper Texas and southwest Louisiana coasts Wednesday evening.
New warnings were added Sunday morning — including a storm surge warning from Morgan City, Louisiana to Ocean Springs, Mississippi, and a hurricane warning from Morgan City to the mouth of the Pearl River. “The cumulative impact of these storms will likely have much of Louisiana facing tropical storm/hurricane force impacts for a much longer period of time than it would with any one hurricane,” he wrote. Tropical Storm Marco is strengthening quickly and is expected to become a hurricane today ahead of initial predictions, according to a National Hurricane Center update. Storm surge, tropical storm or hurricane watches could be issued later today, according to the National Hurricane Center. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Marco became a hurricane over the Gulf of Mexico Sunday on a path toward the Louisiana coast. Weather.us meteorologist Jack Sillin said that if one storm is much stronger than the other, the weaker system will usually weaken substantially or dissipate as a result of the interaction. From CNN Newsource affiliates. It could reach the Houston area early Wednesday. It was moving west-northwest at 21 mph (33 kph). Quick-moving Hurricane Delta made landfall in Louisiana as a Category 2 hurricane. People in Louisiana headed to stores to stock up on food, water and other supplies. A tropical storm warning included Lake Pontchartrain in Louisiana, and metropolitan New Orleans. Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 65 mph with higher gusts. The probable path of the center of Hurricane Marco as of Aug. 23, 2020, at 4 p.m. CDT. Laura is growing in size, too. Tourists staying in hotels were warned to be aware of hazardous weather conditions and consider changing their plans starting Sunday. Severe Weather The hurricane center said the storms were not expected to interact as the region faces an unusually active hurricane season. Tropical Storm Marco is strengthening quickly and is expected to become a hurricane today ahead of initial predictions, according to a National Hurricane Center update.. Marco … Contests & Promotions, © 2020, NPG of Texas, L.P. El Paso, TX USA, The Latest: Russia reports its highest 1-day virus total yet, Hiker missing for two weeks found in Zion National Park, family says, Iran says it again breaks the record for its highest single-day death toll from the coronavirus with 337 people dead, 5 things to know for October 19: Coronavirus, stimulus, election, Whitmer, France. Marco’s forecast path shifts south as it weakens, Laura strengthening near Cuba BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) - Marco weakened yesterday, and continues to look weaker Monday morning. An emergency response nonprofit based on Marco Island cleared downed trees and rescued pets in a Louisiana town last weekend in the aftermath of Hurricane Delta. Tropical Storm Laura battered the Dominican Republic and Haiti and headed to the same part of the U.S. coast, also as a potential hurricane. There is an increasing risk of impacts from storm surge, winds and heavy rainfall from the upper Texas coast to Louisiana early next week. As of the 11 a.m. EST advisory from the National Hurricane Center, Laura was 20 miles southwest of Ponce, Puerto Rico, with 40 mph winds and moving west at 18 mph. The probable path of the center of Tropical Storm Laura as of Aug. 23, 2020, at 4 p.m. CDT. More Videos. It was the first reported death from the storm. As it continues its path toward southeast Louisiana, Marco strengthened into a hurricane on Sunday and has sustained winds near 75 mph. Raymond Monday of Gretna, though, had only a generator on his cart at Sam’s Club. A hurricane watch was issued for the New Orleans metro area, which Hurricane Katrina pummeled in August 2005. Entertainment Your guide to long-term flood-risk data for Houston neighborhoods, https://www.facebook.com/AndreaCLeinfelder/, First week of early voting in Harris County tops 2016 totals, Houston company to deliver ice mining experiment to the moon, Space collision avoided as defunct Soviet satellite, Chinese rocket body pass without incident, Trump billboard in Houston goes viral after being vandalized, Texas ranks worst in national cost-of-voting study. The center warned of life-threatening storm surges and hurricane-force winds along the Gulf Coast. The path of Tropical Storm Laura shifted west Sunday morning, indicating it could make landfall in southeast Texas or Louisiana later this week. Haitian civil protection officials said they had received reports that a 10-year-old girl had died when a tree fell on a home in the southern coastal town of Anse-a-Pitres, on the border with the Dominican Republic.
Additional strengthening is forecast during the next day or two, with a weakening forecast ahead on Monday and Tuesday. “We are in unprecedented times,” Mississippi Gov. “We’ve got a freezer full of food” at home, along with large containers of water, he said. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Marco became a hurricane over the Gulf of Mexico Sunday on a path toward the Louisiana coast. Hundreds of thousands were without power in the Dominican Republic, as both countries on the island of Hispaniola suffered heavy flooding. It was forecast to move over Cuba on Sunday night or Monday.
The National Hurricane Center said Marco was about 300 miles (480 kilometers) south of the mouth of the Mississippi River and heading north-northwest at 14 miles per hour (22kph), packing winds of 75 miles per hour (120kph). TEXAS FLOOD MAP: Your guide to long-term flood-risk data for Houston neighborhoods. 1 of 2 The probable path of the center of Hurricane Marco as of Aug. 23, 2020, ... Hurricane Marco is now expected to hang offshore in the Gulf of … Ahead of Hurricane Marco, from left, Angel Luin, Paul Khong and Lam Thach load a family shrimp vessel with food in Venice, La., Sunday, Aug. 23, 2020. The storm is forecast to reach hurricane strength early next week in the Gulf of Mexico before making landfall Wednesday somewhere between Florida’s Panhandle and western Louisiana with 75 mph winds. Marco is moving from the Virgin Islands, eastern Puerto Rico, and the adjacent Caribbean waters north-northwest at 12 mph, and this general motion is expected to continue through Sunday morning.
The storm left more than 100,000 people without water in the Dominican Republic on Saturday night, while earlier it snapped trees and knocked out power to more than 200,000 customers in neighboring Puerto Rico. Marco's path is heading toward Texas, while Laura's path has moved away from Florida and toward Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. TOP STORIES. A storm surge of up to 6 feet (2 meters) was forecast for parts of coastal Louisiana and Mississippi.
Tate Reeves said at a news conference Saturday as he declared a state of emergency. It is expected to hit Louisiana's coast around midday Monday. Tropical Storm Marco 10 a.m. update Aug 24, 2020. It's not expected to strengthen much over the next 24 hours, and then it should gradually weaken, becoming a remnant low by Tuesday night, according to a 4 p.m. update from the National Hurricane Center. Coronavirus live updates: Texas eclipses 850K cases over weekend, Joel and Victoria Osteen welcome faithful back to Lakewood Church, Friends, family gather to celebrate and commemorate George Floyd’s birthday, Law school grads finally get to don caps and gowns at graduation events, Motorcyclist killed in solo crash in downtown Houston. Laura was centered about 95 miles (155 kilometers) off the eastern tip of Cuba Sunday morning, with maximum sustained winds of 50 mph (85kph). As of the 10 a.m. update, Marco had winds of 50 mph, down from 70 … The eastern Yucatan coast south of Cancun. ‘I’d walk through a wall of COVID to vote’: Pent-up passions send local... Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting death at Humble motel. John Bel Edwards, who declared a state of emergency Friday, asked President Donald Trump for a federal emergency declaration.
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