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On Tuesday, April 27th the Port of Morgan City hosted our Virtual Hurricane Preparedness Meeting along with NOAA, National Weather Service, St Mary Parish Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness,  U. S. Coast Guard MSU Morgan City, St. Mary Levee District, U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Mary Parish President David Hanagriff and St. Mary Parish Sheriff Blaise Smith.  Thanks to all of you for making this event a success.

U. S. Congressman Clay Higgins, along with Sarah Dake with Senator Kennedy's office and Lauren Casanova with Senator Cassidy's office, joined the meeting to provide a special welcome.  Many thanks to them for taking time out from their busy schedules to welcome everyone.

We also want to thank everyone who joined in with us.  Over 100 people were in attendance.

Presentations from NOAA, NWS, and St. Mary OHSEP and a recording of our Zoom meeting, beginning with Parish President Hanagriff's welcome are available here

* National Weather Service (NWS) Presentation

* St. Mary Parish Office of Emergency Preparedness Presentation