Lake Rewind: October 18, 2019

Our first guest this morning was Amy Tucker from the City of Covington. We talked about a lot of events coming up in the next 30 days. Hear her in the interview below. We also spoke with Christina and Cherie about Great Strides, a walk for Cystic Fibrosis. Both of these women have children with…

Coastal Flooding Possible Today and Tomorrow

Although we are not expecting direct impacts from the weather in the Gulf, coastal flooding is possible for the area through Saturday. A potential tropical cyclone will move through the coastal waters over the next 48 hours. Strong onshore winds around the system will cause some minor coastal flooding issues for the advised area. Flooding…

Highway 16 Bridge Demo Delayed

DOTD announced yesterday that the scheduled shift for traffic using the Tangipahoa River Bridge on LA 16 east of Amite will not begin at the previously expected time. Now that bridge closure will begin on Friday, Oct. 25, and continue into March 2021. When crews close the existing bridge, traffic will be shifted onto a…

Slidell Officials Tracking Weather in the Gulf

Slidell Mayor Greg Cromer and City of Slidell officials say they are monitoring the potential tropical weather as it moves through the Gulf of Mexico. The National Hurricane Center forecasts that the storm could develop into Tropical Storm Nestor and they have issued Tropical Storm Warnings for southern Louisiana. Cromer said the City of Slidell…