georgeclerk/iStockBY: REED MCDONOUGH, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Heavy rain is ongoing along the northern Gulf Coast Saturday morning. As of Friday evening, several counties reported over 2 inches of rainfall over a 24 hours period, including Polk County, Texas, that saw 3.18 inches and Wharton County, Texas, which saw 4.98 inches of rain. The […]

ABC NewsBy MAX GOLEMBO and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Zeta, a Category 1 hurricane, is expected to strengthen to a Category 2 storm later Wednesday morning as it races toward the Gulf Coast. The fast-moving Zeta could make landfall in southeast Louisiana Wednesday evening. “You should be finalizing your preparations,” Louisiana Gov. […]

ABC NewsBy MAX GOLEMBO and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Hurricane Delta is turning north toward the Louisiana coast where it’s expected to slam the shoreline on Friday. Landfall is expected Friday evening near Cameron, Louisiana, which was hit hard by Hurricane Laura in August. A hurricane warning has been issued for western […]

ABC NewsBy MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — As Sally remnants move out of the U.S. Friday, Tropical Depression 22 has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. It is forecast to become a hurricane this weekend, bringing with it a threat for flooding in the western Gulf Coast. It is still looking disorganized on […]

ABC NewsBy MAX GOLEMBO and EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Hurricane Sally is taking aim on the Gulf Coast where it’s forecast to bring dangerous storm surge and historic and life-threatening flooding this week. Sally is expected to crawl very slowly across the northern Gulf of Mexico over the next 24 hours, making […]

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ABC NewsBY: DANIEL MANZO, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Tropical Storm Sally now has winds of 50 mph and is located 115 miles West of Port Charlotte, Florida, and 345 miles east-southeast of Louisiana as it continues to move west-northwest. Sally is strengthening this morning and will continue to strengthen today. Satellites show convection displaced […]

ABC NewsBy DANIEL MANZO and DAN PECK, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Tropical Storm Laura and Tropical Storm Marco are both expected to travel toward the Gulf of Mexico in the next few days, with both storms likely to impact parts of the U.S. coast by the early half of next week. Marco and Laura […]

ABC NewsBy MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News (NEW YORK) — Two tropical systems are on a path toward the Gulf of Mexico and could possibly make landfall at the same time in the U.S. early next week. The latest forecast from the National Hurricane Center depicts two hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico on Tuesday. There […]

ABC NewsBY: DANIEL MANZO, ABC NEWS (NEW ORLEANS) — Tropical Storm Cristobal is still moving north across the Gulf of Mexico Saturday at 14 mph with winds at 45 mph. The storm is located about 370 miles south of the Mississippi River. A tropical storm watch and tropical storm warning are in effect for parts […]

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