Hurricane Center

FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Rain likely for portions of SWLA over the next few days

September 17, 2019 at 4:50 PM

Wade Hampton

Meteorologist

Wade Hampton

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - An area of low pressure near Galveston finally made the transition to a tropical system today and become Tropical Storm Imelda just before making landfall at Freeport, TX. Unfortunately, the remnants of this will likely linger over Texas for the next few days and that means a lot of rain could fall in some areas. Southwest Louisiana will be on the edge of these showers and the threat of flooding is lower, but not zero!

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