The Vermilion Parish Police Jury has issued an immediate evacuation for parts of Vermilion Parish.

Due Hurricane Delta's potential for massive tidal flooding and wind damage, a mandatory evacuation has been ordered for the following areas of Vermilion Parish listed below.

From KATC -

Evacuation for these areas are Mandatory:

• Pecan Island;

• Intracoastal City;

• Esther;

• Forked Island;

• Mouton Cove;

Along with the following areas South of LA Hwy 14:

• Erath;

• Delcambre;

• Gueydan; and

• Any low lying areas prone to flooding and trailers