Posted: Jan 10, 2013 8:46 AM
Updated: Jan 10, 2013 10:13 PM
CHURCH POINT: The police chief is asking anyone who lives on the Bayou Plaquemines side of Church Point should evacuate now because the water is rising.
JEFF DAVIS: The Sheriff's office is asking anyone living along the Mermentau River to evacuate. The areas most at risk are Castex Landing, Morgan Shores, Lake Arthur and Silver Wood.The National Weather Service is expecting the water to rise another 4.5 feet ABOVE flood stage over the next two days.
MERMENTAU RIVER: ANYONE living in low-lying areas on the banks of the Mermentau should consider evacuating.