Campus Status: Closed until Thursday May 20th
Weather Update – Mandatory Evacuation Recommended
Posted By: McNeese Public Relations
Effective 11 a.m today, Tuesday, August 25, Calcasieu Parish officials are recommending a mandatory evacuation. Hurricane Laura is expected to strengthen to a strong category 2 or possibly a category 3 storm before making landfall late Wednesday or early Thursday along the Texas-Louisiana border. An extended period of high winds and flooding is expected resulting in downed trees and widespread power outages.
The campus is currently closed and classes are suspended through Friday, August 28.
Monitor your McNeese email, the website and local news for updates and guidance.
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