Zeta Forecast To Be Category 2 Hurricane At Landfall In SE Louisiana

“Hurricane Zeta is expected to be a Category 2 storm at landfall in southeast Louisiana, forecasters said Wednesday morning.

The storm strengthened overnight and now is forecast to have winds of 100 mph before landfall.

Life-threatening storm surge and damaging winds are expected in southeast Louisiana starting around mid-day Wednesday, forecasters said. Landfall is expected Wednesday afternoon.”

Carlie Kollath Wells reports for the New Orleans Times-Picayune October 28, 2020.