MIAMI (AP) - Forecasters say Ida has weakened to a tropical
depression and is heading east toward the Florida Panhandle with
winds near 35 mph (55 kph).
Ida was a tropical storm with winds near 45 mph (75 kph) when it
came ashore ne
GONZALES – Officials from Ascension Parish government and the Ascension Parish School Board are monitoring Tropical Storm Ida as it approaches the north-central Gulf Coast on Monday.
Parish President Tommy Martinez concluded at an 8 a.m.
As of 7:30 am morning, Hurricane Ida is predicted to slip slightly west, possibly making landfall in Mobile, Alabama. Once ashore, the storm is expected to take a turn to the east and quickly downgrade to a tropical depression.