State of Louisiana Hurricane Updates


To receive text notifications from the Governor’s Office pertaining to Hurricane Delta, text 'HURRICANEDELTA' to 67283. To receive text notifications pertaining to Hurricane Laura, text 'LAURA' to 67283. Or sign up for phone calls by going to Smart911. For shelter information, text 'LASHELTER' to 898211 or call 2-1-1.

Latest from the Louisiana Department of Health

November 23, 2020 @ 01:52 PM CDT

LDH to reopen some oyster beds closed due to Hurricane Zeta

The Louisiana Department of Health will reopen oyster beds in areas 1, 2, 6, and 7 beginning at sunrise on Tuesday, November 24, 2020.

November 09, 2020 @ 12:00 AM CDT

Hurricane Laura (2020) Updates

October 14, 2020 @ 04:36 PM CDT

Southwestern Louisiana Office of Public Health resumes mobile COVID-19 testing to aid in Hurricane Delta recovery

Residents are encouraged to take care of their health during this time of recovery. COVID-19 continues to be active in Louisiana as flu season is beginning, and now is not the time to let down your guard.

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