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A potential tropical storm in the Gulf of Mexico is moving toward Louisiana. It could put New Orleans' river levees to the test.

Credit: Business Insider- Published on July 10, 2019
· New Orleans was hit with flash floods today as a band of rainy weather in the Gulf of Mexico inches closer to the Louisiana coast. 
· The water is likely to keep rising: The weather pattern is expected to develop into a tropical storm or possibly a hurricane by Friday.
· The storm could be the hardest test ever for New...
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Credit: Wochit News
Published on July 10, 2019 -  00:43
Looming Tropical Storm May Challenge New Orleans' Levees Like Never Before
As the planet's oceans warm due to climate change, hurricanes are likely to get wetter and more frequent. New Orleans was hit with flash floods Wednesday, and the water is likely to keep rising. Business Insider reports the weather pattern is likely to develop into a tropical storm or possibly a hurricane by Friday. The storm could present an enormous challenge to New Orleans's river levees along the Mississippi.

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