Tropical Storm Nate is forecast to impact Southeast Louisiana over the weekend, starting Saturday, and will likely strengthen to a category 1 hurricane. Heavy wind is currently the primary concern for New Orleans, with secondary threats including rainfall and tornadoes. Storm surge is also a threat for residents outside of levy protection.
Plan to shelter in place, have 3 days of supplies for each person in your household, and stay informed.
Prepare to shelter in place
Gather what you’ll need to shelter in place
Prepare for power & water outages
Prepare for a storm
Clean your property and street
Secure your home
|NOLA Ready is the City of New Orleans’ emergency preparedness campaign, managed by the New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness.|