Residents warned serious floods on the way, including heavy rain, downpours, and landslides. The Red Cross said flood warnings remained in effect for parts of southern Louisiana and Mississippi until 5 p.m. Tuesday.
The National W파라오 카지노eather Service said heavy rain was expected to continue into the weekend and urged people in the affected areas to leave if they see danger.
Flooding and flash flooding were reported near the New Orleans Convention Center as residents waited for safe passage with flood waters. Flooding also has been reported around New Orleans, New Orleans Parish officials said.
On Sunday, two men were missing after a pic건마kup truck flipped on an embankment on the Lower Shore in New Orleans. A woman who lives nearby told WDSU TV that her two-year-old daughter was inside the truck when the truck overturned.
Another woman died when a vehicle flipped on her property along East Jefferson and Interstate 10 late Sunday. Another woman was killed when her car flipped off a curb on the Southside of Mid-City on Sunday evening.
A trucker fell off Interstate 10 early Sunday morning in New Orleans, prompting authorities to close the northbound lanes and lock down nearby streets.
Residents reported being able to see overpasses on their balconies from their balconies, as rain pounded the city on the same day.
It took authorities three hours to pull a 40-foot wooden dam off the Mississippi River after floods flooded two of the city’s most flooded neighborhoods.
A storm surge is forecast that could rise to eight feet in most places over the weekend. A three-story bridge collapsed in the St. Bernard Parish neighborhood of St. Mary’s, New Orleans, just before 4 a.m. Sunday, according to NOPD.
Rockets were seen on the water as a massive amount of rain fell in New Orleans early Sunday morning. A boat is seen in the background. (Michael Conroy/The Washington Post)
Some residents told The Associated Press they saw cars driving into the city, including one with its window down on a nearby bridge.
«I can’t see in my front yard, but it was like, ‘Hey, man. Let’s go down here. Let’s go down here,’ » said a person who lives a울산출장샵cross the river in St. Bernard Parish. «I’m thinking, ‘We are going to have to evacuate.’»
Authorities closed St. Bernard Parish streets around 2 a.m. on Sunday as storm surge waters rose to more than 9 fee