Tropical Storm Barry

Courtesy: WWNO New Orleans

STORM CONCERNS - A potential tropical storm brewing in the Gulf of Mexico presents troubles for coastal Louisiana and Mississippi : there’s the  possibility that the flooded Mississippi River will be topping its  levees this weekend, and there’s a danger of flash floods like the one that occurred  in  New Orleans Wednesday.   Governor John Bel Edwards held a press conference late yesterday to to declare a state of emergency.