Keep up with the latest storm-related news and information for Southwest Louisiana.
National Guard Bringing Tarps To Lake Charles Tomorrow
Lake Charles Mayor Nic Hunter announced on his Facebook page that the Louisiana National Guard were bringing tarps to Lake Charles tomorrow.
National Guard Food And Water Distribution Site In Sulphur
The City of Sulphur has announced that the Louisiana National Guard will be setting up a food, water, and ice distribution center in the city tomorrow.
Calcasieu Parish Needs Our Help With The Water System
Once water is restored, everyone will be under a boil advisory until it's safe to be lifted.
President Trump Lands in Lake Charles to Survey Hurricane Damage
President Donald Trump has arrived in Lake Charles to survey damage from Hurricane Laura throughout Southwest Louisiana and Texas.
Video Shows How Powerful Hurricane Laura Was in Lake Charles
A video from the streets of Lake Charles shows just how powerful Hurricane Laura really was as it swept through all of Southwest Louisiana.
How to Dispose of Storm Debris From Hurricane Laura
The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality has released some important information about proper separation and disposal of debris.
You Can Now Apply For Disaster Assistance On FEMA's Website
This morning the option to file for disaster assistance through FEMA in several SWLA parishes became available.
I10 Still Closed in Lake Charles Due to Chemical Leak
Emergency Service Technicians and First Responders are still on the scene monitoring the areas.
Why Laura's Devastating Storm Surge Missed Lake Charles
A track change of fewer than 20 miles made all the difference between Hurricane Laura being remembered as a wind event versus a water event.
Lake Charles Hospital Evacuating Patients in Wake of Hurricane
The evacuations were ordered over concerns about the availability of water and power in Lake Charles.
State's Homeland Security Hurricane Laura Recovery Plans
Casey Tingle from the Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness talked recently about the massive destruction and the clean-up effort starting in the entire state.
Hundreds of Thousands of SWLA Residents Without Power
Officials are saying over 96% of residents in SWLA are without power after Hurricane Laura barreled through the state.