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Closures/Cancellations

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

There are only a few closures to report Thursday due to Tropical Storm Harvey. All area school districts resume classes on Thursday.

WATERWAY CLOSURES: 

All Ascension Parish inland waterways, which were previously closed due to high water and debris, will reopen at midnight.

Livingston Parish said its inland waterways will remain closed until further notice.

ROAD CLOSURES:

Statewide Closures:

I-10 W remains CLOSED at the Texas state line. The line of vehicles waiting to be detoured currently exceeds two miles.

Additionally, LA Hwy. 12 W in western Calcasieu Parish is currently open to local traffic only due to water across the road in Louisiana and Texas. The water continues to rise in this area and the highway may have to be closed completely at any time.

Furthermore, according to Texas DOT, I-10 from the Sabine River to the Neches River is closed, and I-10 E from the Neches River to FM105 is closed due to high water.

For up to date roadway information, click here, or dial *LSP on your phone.

OTHER CLOSURES/CANCELLATIONS:

Sunday's home soccer match for LSU vs. Houston is cancelled.

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