September 13: Acadiana sandbag locations for Tropical Storm Nicholas

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Sandbag locations

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — This is a list of municipal locations offering sandbags around Acadiana as a tropical system approaches the northern Gulf Coast.

This list is subject to change and is being updated with new information as it becomes available. Check back for updates.

Lafayette Parish

LAFAYETTE CITY AND PARISH SANDBAG LOCATIONS

  • North District site at 400 Dugas Road (located off North University Avenue)
  • Picard Park, 130 Park Lane

Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower

Bags Per Household

  • Please limit sandbags to four bags per exterior door
  • Maximum of 20 sandbags per household

MUNICIPALITY SANDBAG LOCATIONS

Broussard

  • City Hall, 310 E. Main Street (behind City Hall)
  • Deer Meadow Subdivision (corner of Deer Meadow Boulevard and Myette Point Street)
  • Broadview Drive (by Broussard Community Center)

Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower

Carencro

  • Community Center, 5115 N. University Avenue (behind the Community Center)

Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower

Duson

  • Duson Park at South A Street

Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower

Scott

  • Public Works Department, 116 Lions Club Road (Scott residents should first call City Hall to find out if the site is open)

Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower

Youngsville

  • 333 S Larriviere Road (Youngsville residents should first call City Hall to find out if the site is open)

Self-bagging, bring shovel and manpower

Jeff Davis Parish

JENNINGS / IOWA

  • Jennings Police Jury Road Yard on Airport Road, Jennings, LA 70546
  • Hathaway Fire Station on Hwy 102, Jennings, LA 70546
  • Fire District No. 2: 5396 Pine Island Highway, Jennings LA 70546
  • Woodlawn Fire Station – 20487 LA-101, Iowa, LA 70647
  • Fire District No. 3: 11055 La. 101 South, Iowa, LA 70647
  • Fire District No. 5: 23405 La. 383, Iowa, LA 70647
  • Fenton Yard: 18677 Estes Road, Iowa, LA 70591

LAKE AUTHUR / LACASSINE / FENTON / RAGLEY

  • Lake Arthur Community Center – 701 8th St, Lake Arthur, LA 70549
  • Lacassine Fire Station – 314 Anne Street, Lacassine, LA 70650
  • Fenton Police Jury Yard on Estes Road, Fenton, LA 70640
  • Fenton Elementary: 509 1st Street, Fenton, LA 70640
  • Fire District No. 7: 135 North Lane, Ragley, LA 70657

WELSH / ELTON / ROANOKE

  • Welsh Police Jury Yard –  across from Welsh Community Center, Welsh, LA 70591
  • Fire District No. 3: 20487 La. 101, Welsh, LA 70591
  • Fire District No. 3: 6475 La. 99, Welsh, LA 70591
  • Fire District No. 3: 17155 La. 90, Welsh, LA 70591
  • Elton Town Hall: 1302 Main Street, Elton, LA 70532
  • Fire District No. 1: 14132 La. 395, Roanoke, LA 70581

Shovels will not be provided, and residents should be prepared to fill their own sandbags.

St. Landry Parish

Sandbags are now available behind the Yambilee Building (1939 W. Landry in Opelousas) for pick up and will continue to be available Monday and Tuesday. Residents do not need to bring shovels or bags, the bags are pre-packed.

Iberia Parish

  • B.O.M Fire Station
  • Grand Marais Fire Station
  • Coteau Fire Station 
  • Delcambre water tower
  • Loreauville City Park
  • Lydia Fire Station
  • Jeanerette at Fire Department
  • Rynella Fire Department

Shovels will not be provided and residents should be prepared to fill their own sandbags. If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact the Iberia Parish Public Works Department at (337) 364-8474.

Vermilion Parish

  • Vermilion Parish County Agent/LSU Ag Center: 1105 West Port St., Abbeville, La 70510, (337) 898-4335
  • Area 1 Barn: 13115 Mack Switch Rd., Erath, La 70533, (337) 937-5668
  • Area 2 Barn: 12002 Calvin LeBouef Rd., Abbeville, La 70510, (337) 893-6190
  • Area 3 Barn: 29429 Veterans Memorial Dr., Gueydan, La 70542, (337) 596-6930
  • Area 4 Barn: 13531 Gladu Rd., Kaplan, La 70548, (337) 893-8962

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Cloudy

Abbeville

40°F Cloudy Feels like 32°
Wind
18 mph N
Humidity
72%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Areas of freezing rain possible. Isolated icy spots on bridges and overpasses.
30°F Areas of freezing rain possible. Isolated icy spots on bridges and overpasses.
Wind
16 mph NNE
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Cloudy

Crowley

39°F Cloudy Feels like 29°
Wind
18 mph N
Humidity
71%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Areas of freezing rain possible. Isolated icy spots on bridges and overpasses.
30°F Areas of freezing rain possible. Isolated icy spots on bridges and overpasses.
Wind
16 mph NNE
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Cloudy

Opelousas

37°F Cloudy Feels like 27°
Wind
17 mph N
Humidity
71%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Areas of freezing rain possible. Isolated icy spots on bridges and overpasses.
30°F Areas of freezing rain possible. Isolated icy spots on bridges and overpasses.
Wind
16 mph NNE
Precip
20%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Cloudy

Breaux Bridge

38°F Cloudy Feels like 29°
Wind
18 mph N
Humidity
74%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Rain showers early then a mix of rain and freezing rain overnight. Low 29F. Winds NNE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precip 40%.
29°F Rain showers early then a mix of rain and freezing rain overnight. Low 29F. Winds NNE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precip 40%.
Wind
17 mph NNE
Precip
39%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous
Cloudy

New Iberia

40°F Cloudy Feels like 31°
Wind
18 mph N
Humidity
73%
Sunrise
Sunset

Tonight

Cloudy with intermittent rain. Rain will freeze on some surfaces overnight. Low 29F. Winds NNE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precip 60%.
29°F Cloudy with intermittent rain. Rain will freeze on some surfaces overnight. Low 29F. Winds NNE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precip 60%.
Wind
18 mph NNE
Precip
60%
Sunset
Moon Phase
Waning Gibbous

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