Latest Hurricane Zeta News

Hurricane Center report details $2.9 billion cost from Delta

Apr. 03, 2021 08:56 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Hurricane Delta, which made landfall about 11 miles (about 18 kilometers) from where the devastating Hurricane Laura hit a little more than a month earlier, cost $2.9 billion in the United States and was linked to six deaths in the U.S. and Mexico, according to a report...

Resort on Mississippi coast set to reopen months after Zeta

Feb. 15, 2021 09:10 AM EST

BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Repairs are nearly complete at one of the resorts that was heavily damaged when Hurricane Zeta struck the Mississippi Gulf Coast. The Sun Herald reported that several businesses in Biloxi sustained millions of dollars in damage in the Oct. 28 storm,...

Veteran still living in home split in two during hurricane

Feb. 06, 2021 00:07 AM EST

TANGIPAHOA, La. (AP) — A.J. Beckendorf sleeps in comfort most nights, as long as the temperatures don’t drop too low. Since his trailer was split in half during Hurricane Zeta at the end of October, Beckendorf relies on insulation foam, tarps and lumber to keep out as much of the cold as...

Disaster unemployment aid available for Hurricane Zeta

Jan. 17, 2021 13:14 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — People in six parishes whose jobs or businesses were lost or interrupted when Hurricane Zeta struck Louisiana in October can apply for disaster unemployment aid through Feb. 12, according to the state labor department. The unemployment aid became...