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Ochsner West Bank Campus Power Restored

According to FOX8, Ochsner West Bank Campus had power restored at 1:13 am on 9/3/21

From Entergy:

Entergy is working to restore power to the following power:
79/197 impacted substations are ready.

Parts of Kenner and Hammond are restored.

Specific restoration times are continuing to be developed.

Port Allen and Pointe Coupe

West Feliciana, Port Allen, West Baton Rouge and Iberville Parishes – today
CBD – Sep 4
BR Metro, East Baton Rouge – Sep 6
Gonzales & Ascension, Chalmette, Denham Springs – Sep 7
Metarie, Kenner, Westbank, Algiers, NOLA East and Orleans – Sep 8

Terrebonne, Lafourche, Grand Isle, St. John, St. Charles, etc – Still in the process of analyzing the system. In many cases, this is a rebuild, not a repair.

Entergy asks for patience.

 

 

2021 Ida: 54 MB Drop In 6-hours

What’s below are extracted from the NHC Public Advisories and Updates from 1 am CDT to 7 am CDT, 29 Aug 2021. It indicates a 54 MB drop in 6 hours. This places Ida in a group of only 11 storms on record to do this.

Jazzy J

SUMMARY OF 200 AM EDT…0600 UTC…INFORMATION
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LOCATION…23.5N 84.7W
ABOUT 150 MI…240 KM WNW OF HAVANA CUBA
ABOUT 560 MI…900 KM SE OF NEW ORLEANS LOUISIANA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…80 MPH…130 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 320 DEGREES AT 15 MPH…24 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…987 MB…29.15 INCHESSUMMARY OF 400 AM CDT…0900 UTC…INFORMATION
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LOCATION…24.0N 85.2W
ABOUT 510 MI…825 KM SE OF NEW ORLEANS LOUISIANA
ABOUT 185 MI…300 KM WNW OF HAVANA CUBA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…80 MPH…130 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 315 DEGREES AT 16 MPH…26 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…987 MB…29.15 INCHES

SUMMARY OF 400 PM CDT…2100 UTC…INFORMATION
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LOCATION…26.2N 87.0W
ABOUT 240 MI…385 KM SSE OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
ABOUT 325 MI…525 KM SE OF HOUMA LOUISIANA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…105 MPH…165 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 320 DEGREES AT 16 MPH…26 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…976 MB…28.82 INCHES

SUMMARY OF 100 AM CDT…0600 UTC…INFORMATION
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LOCATION…27.6N 88.7W
ABOUT 105 MI…170 KM SSE OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
ABOUT 185 MI…295 KM SE OF HOUMA LOUISIANA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…115 MPH…185 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 320 DEGREES AT 15 MPH…24 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…955 MB…28.20 INCHES

SUMMARY OF 400 AM CDT…0900 UTC…INFORMATION
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LOCATION…28.0N 89.1W
ABOUT 75 MI…120 KM S OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
ABOUT 145 MI…235 KM SE OF HOUMA LOUISIANA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…140 MPH…220 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 315 DEGREES AT 15 MPH…24 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…946 MB…27.94 INCHES

SUMMARY OF 700 AM CDT…1200 UTC…INFORMATION
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LOCATION…28.5N 89.6W
ABOUT 50 MI…85 KM SW OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER
ABOUT 100 MI…160 KM SE OF HOUMA LOUISIANA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…150 MPH…240 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 320 DEGREES AT 15 MPH…24 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…933 MB…27.55 INCHES