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Hurricane Sally: What to expect in your area

Here are the expected wind, rain and surge impacts broken down by parish or county.

NEW ORLEANS — Based on the current forecast for Sally, here are the expected impacts broken down by parish. As Sally's forecast path shifts farther east, impacts for most of southeast Louisiana have been adjusted downward.

The impacts will arrive later today through Wednesday morning.

Orleans and upper Jefferson

  • Wind: 15-25 mph, gusts to 35+ mph - Power outages possible
  • Storm surge: 2-4 feet for Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas
  • Rainfall: 0.5-2" 

St. Tammany

  • Wind: 20-30 mph, gusts to 35+ mph - Power outages possible
  • Storm surge: 2-4 feet for Lake Pontchartrain
  • Rainfall: 1-2"+

Plaquemines and St. Bernard

  • Wind: 40-60 mph, gusts to 90+ mph - Power outages expected closer to coast
  • Storm surge: 6-9 feet
  • Rainfall: 2-5"+ 

Lafourche and lower Jefferson

  • Wind: 15-25 mph, gusts to 30+ mph
  • Storm surge: 1-2 feet
  • Rainfall: 0.5-1"

Terrebonne

  • Wind: 15-20 mph
  • Storm surge: 0-2 feet
  • Rainfall: 0.25-1”

St. Charles, St. James, St. John, Assumption

  • Wind: 15-20 mph
  • Storm surge: 2-4 feet for Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas
  • Rainfall: 0.10-0.5”

Hancock and Pearl River counties, MS

  • Wind: 40-60 mph, gusts to 65+ mph - Power outages expected
  • Storm surge: 6-9 feet
  • Rainfall: 5-7"+

Washington

  • Wind: 15-25 mph, gusts to 30+ mph
  • Rainfall: 1-3"

Tangipahoa

  • Wind: 10-20 mph
  • Storm surge: 2-4 feet for Lake Pontchartrain and Lake Maurepas
  • Rainfall: 0.10-0.25"

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