Louisiana – The Louisiana State Police has issued a caution to drivers about the high risk of severe weather affecting parts of Louisiana today, November 20, 2023. A wide region of Louisiana falls under the Enhanced Risk classification, with the potential for destructive winds, tornadoes, and sizable hail. It is advised to stay updated on local weather forecasts and alerts, as watches and warnings are expected to be issued through tonight.
When traveling, ensure that you always wear your seat belt and maintain a safe following distance. It is recommended to avoid unnecessary travel, refrain from driving on flooded roads or around barriers, and remain vigilant about evolving weather conditions and emergency situations.