Closely Monitoring Tropical Storm Nate

UWSELA is closely monitoring Tropical Storm Nate. As we wait to learn more about the impending storm’s potential path and impact to Southeast Louisiana, the disaster response team at United Way of Southeast Louisiana want to encourage you to prepare your household for potential threats from Tropical Storm Nate. Those preparing for and impacted by Nate in the coming days can find vital, FREE resources to become weather ready, make informed decisions and speed their recovery here.

In the coming days, please pay attention to how you and your loved ones are experiencing and handling stress. For people in the path of this storm who may have been affected by other disasters, this is a particularly stressful time. Promote emotional recovery by following these tips.

We encourage you to check your email and visit our website for updates regarding conditions in our area, and our response. We remind you to stay off of flooded roadways, and never drive through standing water. Move parked vehicles to higher ground. 

For information on weather systems passing through the area click on the following links, and follow NOLA Ready:

http://www.wwltv.com/weather/radars 

http://www.wdsu.com/weather/radar

https://www.nola.gov/ready/

Disaster Relief and Recovery Resources:    

Red Cross Disaster Relief and Recovery 

SBP Understanding the Recovery Process

UWSELA Be Weather Ready

Local Government Resources:

Orleans Parish 

Jefferson Parish

St. Bernard Parish

Plaquemines Parish

St. Tammany Parish

Tangipahoa Parish 

Washington Parish

 

 

 

 

Michael Williamson

President and CEO

United Way of Southeast Louisiana 

 
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