Tropical Storm Barry

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 - 5:12 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Barry (all times local): 4 p.m. Officials in a rural coastal parish in Louisiana have ordered an evacuation due to water overtopping a levee. Terrebonne Parish President Gordon Dove ordered the evacuation of areas south of the Falgout (FAL'-goo) Canal. It was...
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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 - 4:59 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Barry (all times local): 3:55 p.m. Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant says parts of the state can expect heavy rain from Tropical Storm Barry, including areas of the rural Delta that have been flooded for months. As Barry moves northward through Louisiana, Bryant says its...
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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 - 4:37 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Barry (all times local): 3:30 p.m. Forecasters say the entire region affected by Tropical Storm Barry is still susceptible to extreme levels of rainfall. Kevin Gilmore is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in New Orleans. Gilmore said Saturday that...
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Karon Hill, left, and Celeste Cruz battle the wind and rain from Hurricane Barry as it nears landfall Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 13, 2019 - 4:16 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Barry rolled into the Louisiana coast Saturday, flooding highways, forcing people to scramble to rooftops and dumping heavy rain that could test the levees and pumps that were bolstered after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans in 2005. After briefly becoming a Category 1...
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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 - 3:58 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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Aimee Cutter, the owner of Beach House restaurant, walks through water surge from Lake Pontchartrain on Lakeshore Drive in Mandeville, La., ahead of Tropical Storm Barry, Saturday, July 13, 2019. Barry is expected to reach hurricane strength by the time its center reaches the Louisiana coast, expected before noon local time. The storm is expected to weaken after it moves inland. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)
July 13, 2019 - 2:08 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Carrying "off the chart" amounts of moisture, Barry crawled ashore Saturday in Louisiana and quickly weakened to a tropical storm that promised to dump heavy rains that could last for days and pose a test of the flood-prevention systems built after Hurricane Katrina 14 years ago...
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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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