Hurricane IDA made landfall Sunday afternoon south of New Orleans as a major category 4 Hurricane with max winds at 150 mph.
IDA has weakened to a tropical storm with max winds at 45 mph. IDA will begin to turn northeast during the day today with gradual weakening. IDA will continue to produce flooding rains and strong gusty winds from Louisiana to Alabama today. We’ll see rain, storms, and windy conditions during the day on Wednesday.
The tropics are very active with tropical depression Ten and another tropical wave just off the African coast with a 60% to 80% chance of tropical formation over the next 2 to 5 days.