Tropical Storm Barry pelts Louisiana, millions brace for flooding
Sunday, 14 July 2019 () After briefly becoming the first hurricane of the Atlantic season, Barry was downgraded to a tropical storm after making landfall — but it nevertheless packed a serious punch as it moved inland. All flights in and out of the airport in the state's biggest city New Orleans were cancelled, thousands had evacuated their homes, tens of thousands had lost power and first responders were poised for action.
National Guard and construction crews worked to reinforce roads in Myrtle Grove, Louisiana, late on July 14 after Tropical Storm Barry passed through the area, causing levee breaches and overtopping...
· Tropical Storm Barry is strengthening in the Gulf of Mexico and moving toward the Louisiana coast.
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Thousands of Louisiana residents have been ordered to evacuate their homes as Tropical Storm Barry approaches the Gulf Coast. CBS News weather producer David... CBS News Also reported by •cbs4.com •Reuters •NYTimes.com •FOXNews.com •USATODAY.com