2017-01-02: The US national weather service has issued a warning against severe weather due to an enhanced risk of storm on Monday (02 January) and Tuesday (03 January). The storm may affect parts of Louisiana, Mississippi, as well as southern Alabama and western Florida. Heavy rainfalls and strong winds are possible.
Traffic disruptions are to be expected, floods and landslides are possible. Travellers should exercise heightened caution, especially near rivers and mountain slopes, and follow instructions by authorities.