Weakened Tropical Storm Barry drenches U.S. Gulf Coast

World Jul 14, 2019

Weakened Tropical Storm Barry drenches U.S. Gulf Coast

Tropical Storm Barry rolled into the Louisiana coast Saturday, flooding highways, forcing people to scramble to rooftops and dumping heavy rain that officials had feared could test the levees and pumps that were bolstered after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans in 2005. After briefly becoming ...

Tropical Storm Barry forms in Gulf, could become hurricane

World Jul 12, 2019

Tropical Storm Barry forms in Gulf, could become hurricane

Tropical Storm Barry formed off the coast of Louisiana on Thursday and threatened to blow ashore as a hurricane with relatively weak winds but torrential rains that could test the flood-control improvements made in New Orleans since Hurricane Katrina 14 years ago. Forecasters said the ...