Hurricane Delta is forecast to make landfall almost in the exact same spot as Hurricane Laura did six weeks ago. Life-threatening storm surge, hurricane-force winds, heavy rain with dangerous flooding and tornadoes will also be possible, especially east of the center of circulation.
Southwest Louisiana is still cleaning up from Laura, so any of the debris that is still on the ground will be potential projectiles with more structural damage to compromised homes and businesses.
This is a terrible situation for this area. The storm is weakening as it approaches the coast with strong upper level winds and cooler water ahead of its trajectory, but the heavy rain and storm surge, as well as strong damaging winds, will still be..