The LA Joint Task Force 1 will hold a press conference in Lafayette on Monday, August 24.

Beginning at 3:00 pm, the group will discuss preparations ahead of tropical weather in Lafayette Parish.

The group is coordinated by the Louisiana State Fire Marshal’s Office and comprised of members of the Louisiana Sheriff’s Association (Lafayette and Grant Parish Sheriff’s Offices), USAR Region 8 (Ouachita, Monroe, West Monroe and Ruston Fire Departments) and the Shreveport Fire Department.

To see the latest track and intensity information on Tropical Storm Marco and Tropical Storm Laura, visit the KATC Weather page.

The National Hurricane Center provides updates on storm-related information every six hours (4 am, 10 am, 4 pm and 10 pm). To read their latest discussions, click here.

Watch the live stream below:

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