POSTED: Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 3:23pm
UPDATED: Monday, August 27, 2012 - 5:41am
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — A hurricane warning has been issued from Morgan City, La through the panhandle of Florida. New Orleans Metro and the Lakes are included. Landfall is expected Wednesday morning around Gulfport, MS as a category 2 hurricane. Track models continue to trend westward.
Governor Jindal held a press conference at 3:30 p.m. updating the latest on the state's preperations for the storm. Click here  to watch the press conference.