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Tropical Storm Barry: Flood Risk in New Orleans; Storm path; Track; Current Weather Forecast – Live Updates

Barry lashes the coast of Louisiana with heavy rain The edges of Tropical Storm Barry lash the coast of Louisiana with heavy rain. Roads are flooded and tens of thousands are out of power, forcing some evacuations. The strong winds of the storm overturned trees and blasted aluminum panels in the coastal municipality of Chauvin. Barry is expected to land …

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New Orleans has an unprecedented problem with Tropical Storm Barry

In the meantime, Barry flies off in the Gulf of Mexico threatening a 2 to 3 foot storm surge at the river mouth, said Jeffrey Graschel, hydrologist at the Lower Mississippi River Forecast Center for the Weather Service in Slidell, Louisiana. The unusual coincidence of factors leads to a forecast that the river will rise to 19 feet on Saturdays, …

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New Orleans is flooded in some parts of town and there is a storm surge.

Flooding in the French Quarter of New Orleans on Wednesday morning. Photo by Jessica Parker / @TripWhisperer via Twitter New Orleans could face an unprecedented weather this weekend Why not rely on the US to make self-driving cars safe for pedestrians Oregon passes the most important housing reform in America When does the Mississippi come to New Orleans? In the …

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At New Orleans East rocket factory, a race to return to the moon

NASA's Michoud Assembly Center in New Orleans East, intent on meeting a new fall 2020 deadline to test launch a mega-rocket designed to propel astronauts to the moon and beyond. "I came NASA Deputy Administrator James Morhard said Friday (June 28). He said the core is rocket assembly , or Space Launch System, is 80 percent complete, with one of …

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Dave Bartholomew, composer from New Orleans, who helped create Rock & Roll, dies at the age of 100

Dave Bartholomew, a trumpeter, composer and bandleader whose uncanny ability to discover and promote promising performers, notably Fats Domino, helped transform the evolving genre of Rock & # 39; n & # 39; Shaping Roll in New Orleans died Sunday morning (June 23) at East Jefferson General Hospital, according to his son Ron. Mr. Bartholomew was 100 years old. "It's …

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& # 39; DR. John, the mad musician of New Orleans, dies

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Dr. Ing. John, the New Orleans musician who blended black and white music styles with a hoodoo-infused stage personality and pebbly Bayou flair, died Thursday, his family said. He was 77 years old. In a statement by his publicist, the family said John, who was born as a Mac vine snack, had died of a heart …

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