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However, the average track error this far out is 175 miles. Forecasters say tropical-storm-force winds, 39 mph or greater, could arrive along portions of the Louisiana coastline as early as 8 p.m. Saturday, and urge residents to make storm preparations before then.What was the name of the hurricane that hit Louisiana?
^ Gleeson, Scott (August 30, 2021). "Catastrophic photos and video show Hurricane Ida's path of destruction across Louisiana". The Providence Journal. Archived from the original on August 30, 2021. Retrieved August 30, 2021. ^ Democker, Michael (August 30, 2021). "Hurricane Ida slams Louisiana as Category 4 storm - Picture Gallery". USA Today.What happens when a hurricane makes landfall in Louisiana?
Not all sides of a hurricane are made equally. The system could bring "potentially dangerous impacts" to the Louisiana coast, including storm surge, wind and heavy rainfall, the National Hurricane Center said. There also is a chance of tornadoes east of the storm's eye as it makes landfall and moves inland.What does a hurricane watch mean in Louisiana?
A hurricane watch is issued for areas that are expected to experience hurricane conditions within 48 hours...which would translate to late Saturday night or early Sunday. In addition, a Storm Surge Watch has been issued for the entire Louisiana Coast for the potential of a large surge near and east of where Ida makes landfall.