Hurricane Information


HURRICANE IDA: St. Mary Parish (Cajun Coast) Morgan City, Berwick, Patterson, Franklin, Baldwin is under a Hurricane Advisory. Hurricane Conditions are possible across the Gulf Coast of Louisiana the next few days. Please stay tuned to local news stations and social media for the latest details, and see links below for more information.

Hurricanes are a fact of life in the coastal areas of the United States. Here, on the Cajun Coast, that is no different.

We want our visitors to feel safe and be informed should a hurricane threathen St. Mary Parish.

Links for planning purposes and updated information in the event of an actual hurricane threat can be found here as well as on our app, available for both iOS and Android.


Latest Atlantic/ Carribbean/ Gulf of Mexico Tropical Cyclone Activity

National Weather Service Forecast Office, Lake Charles, LA

Hurricane Tracking Chart (downloadable .pdf)

National Hurricane Center

Louisiana Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness

St. Mary Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness (Official Facebook Page)


Red Cross Hurricane Checklist

Red Cross Hurricane Information

St. Mary Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness (website)

Extreme Weather Information Sheet (downloadable .pdf)


Louisiana Road Closures

Evacuation Routes

Local Media

Radio Stations - KQKI 95.3, KBZE 105.9, KMRC 1430

Newspapers - Morgan City Daily Review, Franklin Banner-Tribune

Television - KWBJ TV 22, Teche Talk