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Oil rig owners now required to report time needed for hurricane evacuation
Updated: Jul. 11, 2022 at 5:42 PM CDT
KPLC Digital Team
Oil rigs are now required to send progress reports of how shutdowns are going as tropical storms approach the Gulf of Mexico.
How to stay informed this hurricane season
Updated: Jul. 10, 2022 at 3:01 PM CDT
The 2022 hurricane season is upon us and we have already checked off the first name on the list which was Alex earlier in the year with the next one being Bonnie.
‘It shouldn’t be a battle’: New insurance reform laws center accountability, transparency
Updated: Jul. 8, 2022 at 11:13 PM CDT
"The hurricane was child’s play compared to what the insurance companies are doing to people.”
SWLA hospitals prepare for future storms
Updated: Jul. 8, 2022 at 8:01 AM CDT
How are three area hospitals and health systems preparing for the next storm after what they learned following the 2020 hurricanes?
If I knew then what I know now: Lessons learned from hurricanes Laura and Delta
Updated: Jul. 5, 2022 at 10:34 PM CDT
Many people would do things differently after hurricanes Laura and delta – if they knew then what they know now.
A recap of the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season
Updated: Jul. 5, 2022 at 6:28 PM CDT
Despite these high numbers, Southwest Louisiana was left with a needed break from a hurricane landfall which just goes to show it doesn’t matter how active the season is forecast to be, because it just takes one storm!
Will our new homes stand up to another storm?
Updated: Jul. 5, 2022 at 1:23 PM CDT
No one wants to think about it – the possibility of another major hurricane. But would you be prepared?
Building stronger for another storm
Updated: Jul. 5, 2022 at 1:15 PM CDT
KPLC brings you the latest weather, news, and sports in Southwest Louisiana.
Recapping the 2021 hurricane season
Updated: Jul. 5, 2022 at 10:51 AM CDT
Whole home generator safety tips
Updated: Jul. 4, 2022 at 4:46 AM CDT
While the option of portable generators is available, there are more permanent options.
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