1PM NHC Hurricane Delta Update
Hurricane Delta has already started impacting SWLA, and it's still about 80 miles away from Cameron.
Currently, the storm is moving NNE at 14mph with maximum sustained winds at 110 mph. Meteorologists are expecting landfall between 4:00pm and 5:00pm tonight.
Here's the National Weather Service forecast for SWLA for today:
- Today - Tropical storm conditions expected, with hurricane conditions possible. Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 7:00am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 76. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts in excess of four inches possible.
- Tonight - Hurricane conditions expected. Showers likely, mainly before midnight. The rain could be heavy at times. Cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between two and three inches possible.
- Saturday - A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 8:00am and 1:00pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 10 to 15mph, with gusts as high as 20mph.
- Saturday Night - Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West wind around 5mph.