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Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank - Holiday Food Drive
Baton Rouge, LA (November 18, 2013) The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) continues to closely monitor Tropical Storm Karen located off the coast of Louisiana.
Tropical Storm Update: STATE CONTINUES TO MONITOR TROPICAL STORM KAREN
Baton Rouge, LA (October 5, 2013) TGOHSEP is supporting the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank during the current Holiday Food Drive.
Governor Jindal Urges Louisianians to Get A Game Plan for
Tropical Storm Karen, Holds Unified Command Group Meeting
Baton Rouge, LA (October 3, 2013) Today, Governor Jindal urged Louisianians to get a game plan for Tropical Storm Karen and met with the Unified Command Group at the Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness to ensure the state is prepared for the storm.
GOHSEP MONITORING TROPICAL STORM KAREN
Baton Rouge, LA (October 3, 2013) The Governor’s Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness (GOHSEP) is closely monitoring Tropical Storm Karen which has formed in the Gulf of Mexico. It is currently located near the Yucatan Peninsula. A hurricane watch has been posted from Grand Isle, LA to Indian Pass, FL. A tropical storm watch is posted from Morgan City, LA to Grand Isle, LA. The National Hurricane Center has given the system a 70 percent chance of development within the next 48 hours.