Hurricane IDA will hit the US Gulf Coast today. The storm is expected to cause high tides, torrential rains and strong winds of up to 225 km per hour.
Authorities also described the storm as extremely dangerous, with coastal areas of Louisiana and Mississippi expected to be severely affected.
According to foreign media, the authorities have also asked the people living in the area to leave the area. Yesterday, more traffic was seen in these areas than usual. In many areas, petrol has run out at petrol pumps while there are long queues of vehicles at the pumps where fuel is available.