Thunderstorms

Fred Foster makes a delivery on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New Orleans, as Tropical Storm Barry nears landfall. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 13, 2019 - 3:58 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Barry (all times local): 3 p.m. Tropical Storm Barry's outer bands dumped heavy rain on some areas of coastal Alabama, closing roads and snarling traffic. John Kilcullen of the Mobile County Emergency Management Agency said Saturday some roads were closed in low-...
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Fred Foster makes a delivery on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New Orleans, as Tropical Storm Barry nears landfall. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 13, 2019 - 3:21 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Barry (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Authorities say Tropical Storm Barry is unlikely to push the Mississippi River over the levees that protect the city of New Orleans. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers official Mark Wingate told reporters on a conference call Saturday...
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Fred Foster makes a delivery on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New Orleans, as Tropical Storm Barry nears landfall. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 13, 2019 - 2:26 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Barry (all times local) : 1:15 p.m. Nearly all businesses in Morgan City were shuttered as coastal Louisiana braced for the arrival of Tropical Storm Barry. One exception was Meche's Donuts Shop, where owner Todd Hoffpauir did a brisk business Saturday...
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Fred Foster makes a delivery on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New Orleans, as Tropical Storm Barry nears landfall. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 13, 2019 - 2:12 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Barry (all times local) : 1:10 p.m. Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says none of the main levees on the Mississippi River in the state has failed or been breached so far because of Tropical Storm Barry. But he warned at a news conference on Saturday that...
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Fred Foster makes a delivery on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New Orleans, as Tropical Storm Barry nears landfall. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 13, 2019 - 1:59 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Barry (all times local) : 1 p.m. Barry has made landfall in Louisiana and has weakened to a tropical storm. The National Hurricane Center says the storm arrived on land Saturday afternoon near Intracoastal City. The center is warning of dangerous storm...
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Fred Foster makes a delivery on Bourbon Street in the French Quarter Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New Orleans, as Tropical Storm Barry nears landfall. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 13, 2019 - 12:17 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Barry (all times local) : 11:10 a.m. The heaviest rains on land from lopsided Hurricane Barry have hit coastal Alabama and Mississippi the hardest. Dauphin Island Mayor Jeff Collier said Saturday that parts of his barrier island in Alabama are flooded from...
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A public works dump truck blocks the Morgan City, La., access to the Long-Allen Bridge in the background, ahead of Tropical Storm Barry, Saturday, July 13, 2019. High buffeting winds are sweeping the truss bridge that crosses over the Atchafalaya River between the communities of Berwick and Morgan City. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
July 13, 2019 - 11:26 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Barry (all times local) : 11:10 a.m. The storm threatening the Louisiana coast has strengthened to a Category 1 hurricane. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its 11 a.m. Saturday advisory that Barry had reached maximum sustained winds of 75 mph (...
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A public works dump truck blocks the Morgan City, La., access to the Long-Allen Bridge in the background, ahead of Tropical Storm Barry, Saturday, July 13, 2019. High buffeting winds are sweeping the truss bridge that crosses over the Atchafalaya River between the communities of Berwick and Morgan City. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
July 13, 2019 - 10:56 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Barry (all times local): 9:55 a.m. Authorities say water is flowing over the tops of a few levees in areas south of New Orleans as Tropical Storm Barry nears the coast. Officials said Saturday morning the levees are in lower Plaquemines Parish and are...
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Clouds cover the sky over New Orleans ahead of Tropical Storm Barry making landfall in the Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, July 13, 2019. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
July 13, 2019 - 8:20 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Tropical Storm Barry (all times local): 7 a.m. Tropical Storm Barry is strengthening as it approaches the Louisiana coast. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its 8 a.m. Saturday advisory that the storm's maximum sustained winds have increased 5 mph over the...
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Kevin Harvick smiles as he talks with his crew before a NASCAR Cup Series auto race at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, Ill., Sunday, June 30, 2019. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
June 30, 2019 - 8:17 pm
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway (all times local): 7:10 p.m. Kevin Harvick has won Stage 2 of the NASCAR Cup Series race at Chicagoland Speedway. Harvick is looking for his first win this season after he had eight victories last year. Chase...
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