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.
Sign up for emergency alerts for life safety information. For non-emergency information and updates on Tropical Storm Nate, text NATE to 888777 or go to ready.nola.gov.
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.|