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Tropical Storm Karen

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Tropical Storm Karen

Just saw in our paper that the storm will hit the Gulf along Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida this weekend. Hopefully, it won't be as bad as they are predicting.

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1. Re: Tropical Storm Karen

Tropical Storm watch just issued for the Metropolitan New Orleans Area as of 8:30 AM CDT. Hurricane Watch if effect for Grand Isle, LA.

Blenheim, Canada
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2. Re: Tropical Storm Karen

they always predict BAD, coz it's "news-worthy" then. I've been tracking this through the National Hurricane center site. It doesn't seem as bad as tv people like to predict

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Deja Vu and I'm not happy about it!! This can't possibly happen to us 2x's...so therefore THERE WILL BE NO STORM!!!!

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4. Re: Tropical Storm Karen

It's now a hurricane, but only the Grand-Isle area of LA is under the watch. It's heading for Alabama.

If Karen knows what's good for her, she wont' even think of turning west.

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5. Re: Tropical Storm Karen

It's still a tropical storm. Hurricane watches mean hurricane conditions are possible in the next few days. I think the forecast says it will become a hurricane but then fall back down to tropical storm strength as it nears the coast. If New Orleans stays on the left side of it, no biggie.

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6. Re: Tropical Storm Karen

This is the model I just saw on Facebook: weather.com/news/weather-hurricanes/tropical…

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7. Re: Tropical Storm Karen

"Hurricane watches are now in effect from Grand Isle, La., to Indian Pass, Fla. However, these watches do not include metropolitan New Orleans."

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Oh, I hope not!!! We're scheduled to arrive on Saturday afternoon...

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9. Re: Tropical Storm Karen

i saw this on the news while at the gym....i sure hope they are wrong...fingers crossed!

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10. Re: Tropical Storm Karen

We are also arriving Saturday afternoon.

I assumed light rain gear would be necessary, but should we bring heavier rain gear?

The weather model shows sunshine by Monday.

Hope that is true.