The National Hurricane Center is giving Invest 98-L an 80% chance of forming into a named storm and becoming Hurricane Hermine when it enters the Gulf.

National Hurricane Center
National Hurricane Center

Meteorologists are saying that the storm could enter the Gulf of Mexico by this coming Sunday or Monday.

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Gulf Coast Storm Center shows the current spaghetti models for the storm. This looks like great news for SWLA and Louisiana as a whole as most models are pushing the storm well east of us. Obviously, weather patterns can change in the next few days, so we still need to keep our eyes on it to be safe.

Meteorologist Zack Fradella posted a reassuring post for his Louisiana followers today. He went on to say in the comments of the post that he likes the way the models are starting to look in regards to the Bayou State.

It seems like everybody and their momma has come up with a hurricane prediction model. Check out in the video below from KATC Chief Meteorologist Rob Perillo and see just how crazy it's gotten:

Here's the latest update on Hurricane Fiona and Invest 98-L:

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