Tropical Storm Lee is sitting off the coast of Louisiana dumping huge amounts of rainfall along the Louisiana and Mississippi coast. The rain is much needed as both states have been suffering through a drought. The rain has been light with periods of intense rain which is expected to last for three days or more. The winds have begun to pick up a little.
Winn Dixie alert in D'Iberville!!!! The store is out Lay's sour cream and onion chips.
Update: Declares state of emergency. State officials must do this in order to receive help from FEMA.
The expected rainfall totals will close heavy flooding.