Evacuation orders issued in Grand Isle due to Cristobal

Grand Isle / Source: WAFB
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Published: Jun. 5, 2020 at 1:11 PM CDT
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GRAND ISLE, La. (WAFB) - A mandatory evacuation order has been issued in Grand Isle for boaters and campers.

The order took effect at noon on Friday, June 5 and is due to Tropical Depression Cristobal.

Residents of the area are under a voluntary evacuation.

“We are expecting a storm surge of 2-4 ft,” states a press release issued by Mayor David J. Camardelle. “Average rainfall totals of 6-10 inches are expected.”

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