Storm surges are expected of 1 to 3 feet above ground level and possible tornadoes from south-central Louisiana to the western Florida Panhandle.
Forecasters at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Climate Prediction Center said the Atlantic may have an above-average hurricane season this year, with a 70-percent likelihood of 11 to 17 named storms, of which five to nine could become hurricanes, including two to four major hurricanes. While some tropical storm-force winds may begin reaching coastal areas by Tuesday afternoon, the weather disturbance itself won't move over the state until late Wednesday.
Union in call for assurances on Moy Park
Unite Regional Officer Sean McKeever called for action by political leaders on the long-term future of Moy Park. JBS is selling off different parts of its huge global business, including shareholding stakes in Moy Park.
The Axa Has $6.26 Million Stake in Verint Systems Inc. (VRNT)
Also, insider Peter Fante sold 2,190 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 13th. The Firm is engaged in the development, operation and licensing of online games for personal computers and mobile devices.