Here’s What We Know About The Tropical Storm Barreling Toward The Louisiana Coast

Anyone who’s spent a summer in the South knows that the season often brings with it extreme weather. Sometimes it’s scorching temperatures and other times, like this week in Louisiana, it manifests in a chaotic tropical storm. The recently-formed storm Cindy promises plenty of rain and could even account for flooding along Louisiana’s coast. Here’s more on this weather system:

The brief video below provides a glimpse of current conditions in New Orleans before the storm’s arrival:

I think there's a #storm brewing y'all! ???? #lakepontchartrain #nola #tropicalstormcindy

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Our thoughts go out to residents of the potentially affected area over the next week. Be sure to stay tuned to news coverage for further details about Tropical Storm Cindy. The above map visuals are courtesy of The Weather Cannel. This helpful resource includes a radar and the current storm status.