2020 hurricane season

Hurricane Delta was about 35 miles south of Cameron, Louisiana as of 4 p.m. Friday, and expected to make landfall within just a few hours.

At around 6 p.m., Delta made landfall at Creole, Louisiana as a Category 2 storm, hitting the same region that was pummelled by Hurricane Laura just six weeks ago. 

Hurricane Delta is expected to make landfall Friday afternoon or Friday night, according to the National Hurricane Center.
National Hurricane Center

Hurricane Delta continues to strengthen in the Gulf of Mexico and will likely make landfall in Southwest Louisiana “Friday afternoon or Friday night,” according to the most recent forecast update from the National Hurricane Center (NHC).

Hurricane Delta has entered the Gulf of Mexico and is expected to make landfall along the Louisiana coast Friday.
National Hurricane Center

Gov. Edwards has declared a state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Delta, which is moving through the Gulf of Mexico after slamming the Yucatan Peninsula.

Mayor LaToya Cantrell and administration officials address the media Tuesday afternoon as Hurricane Delta gathers strength in the Caribbean.
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New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell says she does not plan to order an evacuation for residents inside the Hurricane and Storm Damage Risk Reduction System ahead of Hurricane Delta given the current track and intensity of Hurricane Delta.

Tropical Storm Delta is expected to become a major hurricane as it enters the Gulf of Mexico mid-week, before weakening slightly as it approaches landfall.
National Hurricane Center

Tropical Storm Delta has continued to intensify in the Caribbean and could still make landfall as a hurricane on the Louisiana coast by the end of the week.