A rare October snowstorm bore down on the heavily populated U.S. Northeast on Saturday, knocking out power to 1.7 million customers, delaying airline flights and threatening some areas with up to a foot of snow.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF), in conjunction with Cabela’s, held a second Women’s Weekend Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 22 at the Waddill Outdoor Education Center in Baton Rouge.
Satellite images and reports from Air Force Hurricane Hunters indicate that Rina has rapidly strengthened to a Hurricane, making this the 6th Hurricane of the season. Further strengthening is possible.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) is advising all visitors to Rockefeller Wildlife Refuge that Price Lake Road, a primary access point for public outdoor recreation on the western end of the refuge, will be closed Oct.
Ophelia becomes the fourth hurricane of the season. Maximum sustained winds are near 75mph and the Ophelia is moving NNW at 9 mph. Hurricane Warnings are now in place for Bermuda as the hurricane approaches.