Hurricane season is off with a tropical depression and plenty of warning about being ready for another big one to hit the coast this year.
Check out the KALB Storm Team 5 Weather Blog where the subject is the tropics and has some interesting discussion.
Local emergency management agencies tell us they are ready. Plans are being developed for a new evacuation center in Cenla and a quick visit to the local Walmart we made shows people stocking up.
Reporter Diana Iles tells us in this report there are three areas you may want to focus on when getting prepared; review your insurance plans, store valuable documents and stock up on necessities.
Here are some websites you may want to bookmark for the season, the State of Louisiana emergency management site and a cool website the best in business use for all of the hurricane information they can get.
Are you ready?