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LAFOURCHE PARISH, La. - There is a mandatory evacuation below the Leon Theriot floodgates in Golden Meadow.

Residents are urged to leave no later than 6 p.m. Monday.

It appears the water will wash over LA-1 as it has in the past.

Evacuation shelters have been set up in Raceland at the Raceland Recreation Center and the Raceland Ag Center.

Residents of Raceland Manor Nursing Home have been evacuated to another nursing home in Plaquemines.

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