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  • Louisiana After Storm Delta

    Insured loss from Delta projected to run at $2billion


    Storm-weary coastal Louisiana residents who fled from the path of Hurricane Delta in recent days streamed back to their homes on Sunday to face cleanup and repairs from the second hurricane to batter their state over the past six weeks. Insured losses from Delta were projected to run to ...

  • Louisiana Stom Delta

    Hurricane Delta weakens after churning into storm-battered Louisiana


    Hurricane Delta weakened steadily on Friday after churning into a corner of southwestern Louisiana repeatedly battered by storms this year, sending residents scurrying out of harm’s way and disrupting Gulf Coast energy production.

  • Hurricane Laura

    CoreLogic Risk Analysis shows Hurricane Delta threatens 293,685 homes with storm surge damage


    CoreLogic today released data analysis showing 293,685 single-family and multifamily homes across Louisiana and the U.S. Gulf Coast with a reconstruction cost value (RCV) of approximately $62.85 billion are at potential risk of storm surge damage from Hurricane Delta based on its projected Category 2 status at landfall. These estimates ...

  • Hurricane evacuation

    Louisiana braces for Hurricane Delta


    Louisiana on Thursday steeled itself for another in a record-breaking series of violent storms as Hurricane Delta sped across the Gulf of Mexico toward a region still recovering from the last storm. Delta struck Mexico’s tourist enclaves on the Yucatan peninsula on Wednesday, shaking residents and leaving behind a ...

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    Hurricane Delta to strengthen as it blitzes across Gulf of Mexico


    The storm-weary Gulf Coast, an area still reeling from back-to-back blows from devastating Hurricane Laura  and more recently Sally , is bracing for yet another strike, this time a potentially disastrous one from Hurricane Delta

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    Major hurricane brews in Gulf of Mexico, threatens Louisiana-Florida


    Tropical Storm Delta, the 25th named Atlantic storm this year, is moving toward the Gulf of Mexico and expected to take aim at the U.S. Gulf Coast this week as a major hurricane, the National Hurricane Center said. If Delta strikes the U.S. Gulf Coast, it would break a ...