Hurricane Zeta makes landfall in Louisiana
According to the statement, the hurricane hit the coast 100 km southwest of New Orleans. "Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 35 miles (55 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 150 miles (240 km). Shell Beach Louisiana recently reported sustained winds of 81 mph (130 km/h) with a gust to 101 mph (163 km/h)," the center said.
The cyclone continues to move in a northeast direction at a speed of 39 km/h.