New Orleans hunkers down as Tropical Storm Barry approaches Louisiana coast
Friday, 12 July 2019 () Coastal Louisiana felt the first blow from Tropical Storm Barry's winds early on Friday as the slow-moving tempest was forecast to become the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019 threatening to bring rain and flooding to New Orleans.
By Joe McFarlane A motorist spotted a wild alligator on the side of a boulevard struggling against the strong waters caused by tropical Storm Barry. Major tropical Storm Barry has been wreaking havoc..
After briefly becoming the first hurricane of the Atlantic season, Barry was downgraded to a tropical storm after making landfall — but it nevertheless packed... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Reuters India •Firstpost