What cities in Louisiana did Hurricane Laura hit?
Hurricane Laura made landfall in Cameron, Louisiana on 06:00 UTC on August 27, 2020 as a Category 4 hurricane, with winds of 150 miles per hour (240 km/h) and a pressure of 938 mb. Widespread power outages were reported near the landfall point in Cameron.
What category was Laura when it hit Shreveport?
SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) – Good Thursday morning! Major Hurricane Laura made landfall as a Category 4 storm with 150 MPH winds. The storm is now moving due north through western Louisiana.
Did Shreveport lose power during Hurricane Laura?
SWEPCO has restored power to more than 91,000 customers who lost service when Hurricane Laura hit central and northwest Louisiana. As of noon Monday, about 10,000 customers in the Shreveport-Bossier area and 34,000 in central Louisiana remained without power.
Did Lake Charles get hit by hurricane?
LAKE CHARLES, LA – The town of Lake Charles dodged the worst of Hurricane Ida. And as the category 4 hurricane made landfall Sunday afternoon, several families from Southeast Louisiana sheltered in Lake Charles for safety.