POSTED: Friday, October 4, 2013 - 3:28pm
UPDATED: Saturday, October 5, 2013 - 2:07am
NEW ORLEANS, LA — The National Hurricane Center said that Tropical Storm Karen has become disorganized and that hurricane watches elsewhere have been discontinued.
Summary of watches and warnings in effect:
A tropical storm warning is in effect for, Morgan City, La., to the mouth of the Pearl River.
A tropical storm watch is in effect for, metropolitan New Orleans, Lake Maurepas, Lake Pontchartrain east of the mouth of the Pearl River to Indian Pass, Fla.
A tropical storm warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area within 36 hours.
A tropical storm watch means that tropical storm conditions are possible within the watch area, generally within 48 hours.