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More than 825,000 homes and businesses are without power. But it is understood that not everyone who was advised to evacuate has done so.
There is a big probability that it will become a hurricane in the next two days, at around 1 am, on Thursday, August 27, 2020.
Absolutely no accuracy or completeness guarantee is implied or intended. Live hurricane and storm tracking by WeatherBug. La categoría 4 es considerado como la segunda categoría más alta en la escala. Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. The storm is hitting at high tide. The estimated minimum central pressure of hurricane Laura 2020 is 996 mba. The hurricane also causes an increase in atmospheric pressure. This is the 12th named storm in the season. El huracán Laura alcanzó una fuerza de categoría 4, con peligrosos vientos de hasta 220 kilómetros por hora, que pueden causar devastación en Texas y Louisiana, estados que están en alerta antes de que toque tierra en algún punto de sus costas a última hora de este miércoles o la madrugada del jueves.
Imagery was collected in specific areas identified by NOAA in coordination with FEMA and other state and federal partners. Get real-time alerts & information for active hurricanes. Hurricane Laura 2020 killed at least thirteen people: nine in Haiti and four in the Dominican Republic. The hurricane's center went between Shreveport and Monroe before heading into Arkansas and continuing to lose intensity. "We did everything we could to encourage them to leave.".
The approximate ground sample distance (GSD) for each pixel is ~30 cm / zoom level 19. His comments came as refineries and natural gas terminals closed in Louisiana and Texas on Wednesday before the hurricane made landfall. Individual images have been combined into a larger mosaic and tiled for distribution. Catastrophic Storm Surge, Extreme Winds, and Flash Flooding Expected Along the Northwest Gulf Coast Tonight. Su velocidad de traslación es de 25 kilómetros por hora. Start your Independent Premium subscription today.
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¿No encontraste el e-mail? The Laura affects cities and areas from South of Port Bolivar to San Luis Pass in Texas, from Morgan City to the Mouth of the Mississippi River in Louisiana, from Seven Mile Bridge to Key Wes in Florida Keys, Florida. There is a big probability that it will become a real hurricane in the next two days, at around 1 am, on Thursday, August 27, 2020. Please don't hesitate to use the form below for any kind of feedback. Ante la peligrosidad del potente ciclón, más de medio millón de personas en la costa del Golfo de México recibieron órdenes de evacuación, luego de que la tormenta Laura se convirtiera en un huracán este martes. Authorities had urged residents on the coast to evacuate, but not everyone did before the storm hit. "The storm and the direct damage and human life are the most important things, but pollution can be a double whammy and compound the risk to the community," said Luke Metzger, executive director of Environment Texas. Keep up with the latest hurricane watches and warnings with AccuWeather's Hurricane Center.
The northern edge of the eye of the storm is now over Louisiana's Cameron parish, with forecasters warning that winds may still strengthen further, powerful enough to rip apart buildings and bring down trees.
Update: August 25, 2020, Thursday, 12:00 p. m. UTC. The storm arrived with sustained 150mph winds, and officials had warned it would bring an "unsurvivable" storm surge as high as 20ft for coastal areas. Hubo informes de los jueces locales del condado, así como de otros funcionarios... sobre la cantidad de personas que aún no fueron evacuadas", alertó Abbott. RELATED: Hurricane preparation tips for insurance: Before, during and after the storm. The storm will officially have made landfall once the centre of the eye is over land - this is expected to happen soon. https://t.co/VqHn0u1vgc. On the date of the publication of this post, the speed of the hurricane Laura is 65 mph or 105 km/h or 55 kt. Evacuation orders were in place in Texas and Louisiana for roughly 500,000 people, while buses of residents from western Louisiana headed to New Orleans, on the hurricane's eastern track. On the cover of this page, you see tracker and live map of the hurricane Laura 2020. In Houston, we didn't even get strong enough wind gusts to knock out power, and our rain chances are decreasing as the storm stayed well east of us. Laura previously remained a strong hurricane for several hours after making landfall and pushing inland, even as it approached the Shreveport area.
According to the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), one of the main scientific agencies and meteorological services in North America, since 1924, only 35 hurricanes have reached such power levels.
NOS Home Tropical Storm Laura continues to weaken but will bring wind and rain to northern Louisiana and Arkansas on Thursday afternoon. After noon on Wednesday, text alerts warned Louisiana residents that "if you've been told to evacuate, do so now.". The Interstate 10 will shut from around Atchafalaya Bridge near Lafayette into Texas because of anticipated flooded, the governor of Louisiana has said. "It's a very sad situation," Buller told AP from Lake Charles, where parish officials relocated from an office closer to the coast in Cameron. El suroeste de Louisiana podría experimentar una marejada ciclónica catastrófica que podría superar los seis metros en algunos lugares, informó el gobernador John Bel Edwards este miércoles e instó a la población a evacuar las zonas costeras cuanto antes para evitar desplazamientos que puedan poner su vida en peligro. En Galveston, Texas, los pobladores protegen sus casas. “Para las áreas en el sureste de Texas, que estarán más cerca del punto donde el huracán puede llegar, esas personas todavía tienen solo unas cinco horas para evacuar. Check the weather forecast in your region in Windy.app for iOS and Android. Hurricane Laura 2020 Tracker and Live Map Hurricane Laura leaves four dead and toxic chemical fire in wake, Emergency technicians working on huge chlorine leak and fire at Westlake plant, Riverboat casino breaks free, gets stuck under bridge, Images of the destruction at Lake Charles, Hurricane Laura makes landfall at 1am local time as one of Louisiana's most powerful storms ever, 'Unsurvivable' storm surge and 150mph winds to hit Texas and Louisiana coasts as Hurricane Laura nears landfallPowerful, deadly storm gathers strength over Gulf of Mexico as it approaches Beaumont and Lake Charles overnight, You may not agree with our views, or other users’, but please respond to them respectfully, Swearing, personal abuse, racism, sexism, homophobia and other discriminatory or inciteful language is not acceptable, Do not impersonate other users or reveal private information about third parties, We reserve the right to delete inappropriate posts and ban offending users without notification. But Ashley Buller, assistant director of the parish Office of Emergency Preparedness, said officials knew of about 150 people who decided to stay put in structures ranging from seemingly safe elevated homes to recreational vehicles, which could easily be swept away by rushing storm surge. Other names of the hurricane Laura 2020 you may see on the Internet are tropical cyclone Laura 2020, subtropical depression Laura 2020, tropical storm Laura 2020, named storm Laura 2020, Atlantic storm Laura 2020, and others. LIVE MAP: Track Hurricane Laura after landfall Nation Updated on Aug 27, 2020 2:42 PM EDT — Published on Aug 25, 2020 5:56 PM EDT También advierte que "solo quedan pocas horas para proteger la vida y la propiedad". Laura poses threat to energy infrastructure, prompting environmental worries. They're sending the strongest possible message about how serious this storm is.".
También advirtió de los tornados que arrastra el potente ciclón. And the peak of the season is usually between August and October. Laura has already killed nearly two dozen people on the island of Hispaniola, including 20 in Haiti and three in the Dominican Republic, where it knocked out power and caused intense flooding. For more information see @NWSWPC and your local @NWS office. pic.twitter.com/coapuqjVEW. By Matthew Bloch Updated Aug. 27, 2020. Para comentar nuestras notas por favor completá los siguientes datos. There is no danger or risk that his tropical system will loop back around to the coast and bring flooding rains, unlike in the past. More info: https://t.co/tW4KeFW0gB #Laura pic.twitter.com/HPGWHi0M4s. Hurricane Laura - Huge chemical fire spews toxic chlorine gas over Louisiana and at least four dead as Mike Pence is blasted for empty offer of prayers. La escala con la que se mide la intensidad de los huracanes se conoce como Saffir-Simpson, y los divide en 5 categorías de acuerdo con la velocidad de sus vientos y la actividad ciclónica, que es un incremento anormal en el nivel del mar tras una tormenta. nearly 100,000 without power in the Beaumont area, Water - at least 1 gallon daily per person for 3-7 days; also fill bathtub and other containers; Gator Aid is good to fend off dehydration, Food - at least enough for 3-7 days; non-perishable packaged or canned food; juices; foods for infants or elderly family members; snack foods; food for special diets, First Aid Kit, Medicines, Prescription Drugs, Toiletries, hand sanitizer, hygiene items, moisture wipes, dry shampoo, Radio: Battery operated and NOAA weather radio, Telephones: Fully charged cell phone with extra battery; chargers; traditional (not cordless) telephone set, Cash (with some small bills) and Credit Cards: Banks and ATMs may not be available for extended periods. Category 5 4 3 2 1 Tropical storm Forecast path.