ATLANTA (AP) — Tropical Depression Claudette has claimed 12 lives in Alabama as the storm swept across the southeastern U.S., causing flash flooding and spurring tornadoes that destroyed dozens of homes.
NEW ORLEANS, La (CNN) -- What was Tropical Storm Claudette has now become a tropical depression but was still dumping heavy rain as it pushed into the Southeast Saturday evening, threatening to add to the flooding it already has left in parts of four states.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday declared a state of emergency after days of heavy rain swamped homes and closed roadways in the southeast part of the state.
BATON ROUGE, La - The White House has approved Louisiana’s request for a Major Disaster Declaration following the flash flooding in mid-May, which damaged several thousand homes and left five people dead, Gov. Edwards announced Wednesday.
SHREVEPORT, La. - A very soggy first week of June is forecast. How much rain and the timeline are discussed.
WASHINGTON D.C. – U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy, M.D. released the following statement in response to information from FEMA on the implementation of Risk Rating 2.0 for the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP).
ST. GABRIEL, La. - A state supreme court decision will allow Iberville Parish to continue to block south-flowing floodwater with temporary blockades called AquaDams.
BOSSIER CITY, La. - A slowly rising water table coupled with heavy rains that have been coming down over the last few days and are projected throughout the rest of the week has officials in Bossier Parish closely monitoring bayous, rivers and streams.
LUFKIN, Texas — In Lufkin, numerous power outages, trees and power lines down and isolated areas of flash flooding are being reported all across town due to the severe storm that hit moments ago.
Before rivers rise from spring flooding, there are actions you can take to be sure water doesn’t cause problems in your home.
BATON ROUGE, La. (KATC) – Gov. John Bel Edwards announced $163 million in federal funding for 15 state projects and programs designed to reduce flood risk for communities throughout the state.
SHREVEPORT, La - Except for heat related fatalities, more deaths occur from flooding than any other hazard. Why? Most people fail to realize the power of water. For example, six inches of fast-moving flood water can knock you off your feet.
TEXARKANA, Ark. - Clean-up continues from the record rainfall last month in Texarkana, Arkansas.
Tropical Depression Cristobal remains inland over Mexico Wednesday evening. Forecast still brings the system into the ArkLaTex early next week. Here is the latest.
SHREVEPORT, La. - Showers and storms are forecast late tonight through midday Friday across the ArkLaTex. Some could be severe. Here are the details plus the time line.
SHREVEPORT, La. - Hosston-Rodessa Road North about two miles north of Mira Myrtis Road was closed Thursday evening because of high water. Caddo Parish Sheriff officials closed Keithville-Kingston Road at the DeSoto Parish line in both directions due to high water.
LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — Emergency crews rescued a child who was swept away by floodwater Wednesday in Van Buren, according to KATV content partner KFSM Channel 5 News.
SHREVEPORT, La. - Shreveport police say a standoff in the 200 block of East Jordan street is over.
BENTON, La. - It has been a week since flooding wreaked havoc across northwest Louisiana. As flooding events become more and more common, the Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office is trained, prepared and equipped to handle the toughest rescue missions, if needed.
SHREVEPORT, La. - A severe weather outbreak could affect millions this weekend across the central US. Up to 50 million people could be affected based on areas at risk for severe weather, according to the National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center. Here in the ArkLaTex, we could get hit…
SHREVEPORT, La. - A bovine rescue took place in North Shreveport Saturday. The recent heavy rain has caused water levels to rise and a downturn in the spirits of area cattle ranchers. One rancher is Marty Wooldridge who is a herdsman here in Caddo Parish.