11:00 a.m. UPDATE: Hurricane Isaac continues to push across south Louisiana with the eye of the storm currently sitting around the Thibodaux/Houma area. The slow-moving storm is pushing at roughly 6 mph.
People throughout Louisiana are evacuating to shelters to wait out the uncertainty of Isaac.
We spoke with some people in Livingston to see how they were holding up at a shelter being held in Doyle High Schools gymnasium.
The following Parishes have enacted curfews or other special instructions due to Hurricane Isaac. We will continue to update this list as information becomes available. Please check back frequently before and after the storm.
After churning through the Caribbean and chugging up the Gulf of Mexico, Hurricane Isaac made landfall over southeastern Louisiana on Tuesday night -- bringing with it sustained winds of 80 mph and torrential rains.
A mandatory evacuation of all of Assumption Parish has been issued. Assumption Parish is expecting sustained winds of 50 - 70 mph with gusts at 85 mph. Tropical storm force winds are expected by 6:00 a.m.
The airlines serving the Baton Rouge Metro Airport (BTR) plan to operate all departure flights from Baton Rouge on Tuesday; however, flights into BTR that are scheduled to arrive Tuesday evening and overnight at the airport will likely be cance
We will continue to update this page with any school closures as they are announced. As of Monday 9 parishes have announced school closures. Bolded items are those schools that have extended closures past Wendesday.