Storm Watch

Five tips for driving in fog

Fog can create dangerous driving conditions in south Louisiana. If you encounter any low visibility, then remember to use extra-caution while driving. Here are five, foggy-weather, safety tips to use: 

Atlantic Hurricane Season 2014: Quietest in decades

 The 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season was the quietest since 1997. Although, the Pacific season was not as quiet. It was the most active since 1992.

La. GOHSEP wants you to prepare for winter weather

The Louisiana Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is asking residents to prepare themselves for the first dangerous winter weather of the season.

State Fire Marshal shares tips on staying warm while avoiding harm

As colder weather settles across Louisiana this week, the State Fire Marshal wishes to remind everyone that the improper use of heating equipment such as portable space heaters, is a leading cause of residential fire deaths.

National Weather Service radar gets a little TLC

 Chances are you've seen one on your way to an airport or along the interstate. It may look a lot like a giant golf ball, but it actually serves a very important purpose and this week...it's getting a little 'TLC.'

American Red Cross wants you to stay safe while keeping warm this winter

The American Red Cross wants you to stay safe while heating your homes with the dropping temperatures.

Jindal declares La. State of Emergency due to severe weather

Governor Bobby has declared a state of emergency due to severe weather and tornado damage in portions of Louisiana.

Protect yourself from heat related problems

The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is urging everyone to take extra precaution as heat indices remain in triple digits for much of the state.

La. GOHSEP urges everyone to "Get a Game Plan"

Sunday marks the first day of the 2014 hurricane season. The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) urges everyone to Get a Game Plan.

Vitter Ensures Morganza in Flood Protection Bill

U.S. Sen. David Vitter, top Republican on the Senate committee that oversees the U.S.