Send some good vibes down NOLA's way
Posted 28 August 2012 - 12:15 PM
Posted 28 August 2012 - 01:26 PM
fortunately he has a solid home (built in excess of the the hurricane safety standards), a generator (with gas), lots of drinking water, non perishable food and batteries. the patio furniture is tied down and he took the cover off of the pool. battened down they are.
Posted 29 August 2012 - 09:59 PM
Posted 30 August 2012 - 04:39 PM
(RNN) - Residents along the Tangipahoa River in Mississippi and Louisiana were given 90 minutes to evacuate after warnings of severe flooding from a possible levee break at Lake Tangipahoa.
According to WWL, officials ordered the mandatory evacuation at 10:10 a.m. CT for up to 60,000 people along the river from Kentwood through Robert, LA. McComb, MS, Mayor Whitney Rawlings said there was a 50/50 chance the dam would fail.
The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for parts of Pike County in southern Mississippi after emergency management officials determined the dam would probably fail.The flooding expected to cause the breach came from Tropical Storm Isaac.