IBERVILLE PARISH, LA (WAFB) - Officials in Iberville Parish have issued a mandatory evacuation order and noted a shelter has been opened.
The Iberville Parish Office of Emergency Preparedness said people who live on the east side of LA 30 in the Bayou Paul area should evacuate immediately.
Officials said the water levels rose 8" to 10" in the area overnight. They added they want people to get out because of the unprecedented water levels and uncertainty of the condition on Bayou Manchac Road.
A shelter is open at East Iberville Elementary and High School at 3285 LA 75 in St. Gabriel.