Lafayette Mayor-President Josh Guillory has declared a condition of unexpected emergency for Lafayette Parish in advance of potential threats of common wind and h2o problems prompted by Tropical Storm Ida this weekend.

Severe temperature and ongoing rainfall are predicted, which could bring about prolonged flooding and dangerous conditions throughout the parish.

In the event of a direct impression to Lafayette Parish, inhabitants should get actions to protect lifetime and assets. Stay away from driving or strolling by means of floodwaters, motor vehicles that drive by flooded roadways not only risk acquiring trapped, but could also thrust h2o into nearby houses. Keep on to monitor neighborhood media for the newest updates, and keep on being indoors if probable.

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