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.
BOSSIER CITY, La. - Rain may be falling again in Bossier Parish, but there could be a weather-related light at the end of the tunnel that isn’t an oncoming train.
SHREVEPORT, La. - One more round of showers and storms is forecast for the ArkLaTex this weekend. Get the forecast details here.
BOSSIER PARISH, La. - Around 11 a.m. Friday officers from the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Department and other Emergency Management officials met to discuss the threat of rising creeks and streams.
SHREVEPORT, La. - Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards issued a statewide emergency declaration in the wake of damage caused by severe weather that hit the state on Wednesday.
SHREVEPORT, La. - Water continues to rise across the ArkLaTex following the latest round of storms.