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Live Coverage: Hurricane Delta

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Posted at 9:47 AM, Oct 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-10 11:21:59-04

KATC will be covering the aftermath of Hurricane Delta, streaming Hurricane Delta coverage LIVE on all platforms - TV, Streaming Apps, katc.com/live, KATC News App as the storm nears landfall.

KATC is currenlty simulcasting on Talk Radio 960 AM and on Classic Rock 1051 FM. See us live on YouTube here

Scroll down for REAL-TIME updates as they come in.

For the latest story on the storm from our TV3 Weather Team, click here.

Curfews
Evacuations
Closures
Road Closures
Hurricane Safety Checklist / Emergency Numbers
Sandbags
Shelters
Damage reports - email photos and video of damage to news@katctv.com (Please be safe while taking photos or videos)

This list will be updated as information is gathered by our team.

With COVID-19 still being reported in the state, KATC will continue our update of daily numbers. They can be accessed here.

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Below KATC will monitor the storm and give updates on the latest

Saturday, October 10, 2020

6:00 am - KATC continued Live coverage of Hurricane Delta. Watch Live.

Friday, October 9, 2020

7:00 pm - Hurricane Delta is now a Category 1 storm moving further inland. Damage across Acadiana has been reported.

6 p.m. - Hurricane Delta has made landfall in Creole, Louisiana, as a Category 2 storm.

3:45 pm - Hurricane Delta is a Cat 2 storm nearing landfall.

1:00 pm - Gov. John Bel Edwards provides update on state's response to Hurricane Delta. Watch live

12:00 pm - Lafayette Consolidated Government holds press conference on Hurricane Delta preparations. Watch live

10:30 am - Abbeville sets a mandatory curfew for the city starting on Friday, October 9, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. Saturday, October 10, 2020. Starting Saturday, October 10, 2020 the city of Abbeville will have a "dusk to dawn" curfew for the city until further notice. See more curfews.

8:30 am - Point Blue Water systems alerting residents to be prepared to experience a loss in water pressure as Hurricane Delta knocks out power to Evangeline Parish.

8:00 am - Hurricane Delta, currently a Category 3 storm with winds at 120 mph, has begun to move North towards the Southwest Louisiana coast. Landfall is expected in the afternoon/ evening hours on Friday as a Category 2. See the latest weather update.

7:00 am - Police ask that residents refrain from sightseeing during and after Hurricane Delta makes landfall. See their plea to drivers.

5:00 am - Conditions along the Atchafalaya River at Berwick and Morgan City are calm this morning. Abby Breidenbach provides an update.

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