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Texas Hurricane Season 2020

Several Texas cities issue mandatory evacuation orders as Hurricane Laura strengthens in the Gulf

From Galveston to the Louisiana border, Texas communities are telling residents to seek shelter away from the coast as Laura is projected to intensify into a Category 3 hurricane.

Surfers rode high swells from Hurricane Hanna in Galveston in July. The city is currently under mandatory evacuation in anticipation of Hurricane Laura.

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