KPRC 2 reporters are covering storm preparations along the Gulf coast. Here is what they saw Tuesday

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HOUSTON – With all eyes on the Gulf of Mexico and Hurrican Laura fast approaching, residents along the coast, from Louisiana to Brazoria County, are preparing for the worst. As Laura’s path becomes more clear, residents and local leaders are making preparations to stay safe.


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KPRC 2′s reporters visited areas all along the Gulf Coast to meet with officials and residents who spent Monday preparing for severe weather. See those videos below:

Texans continue to stock up well into the night ahead of Hurricane Laura
Texans continue to stock up well into the night ahead of Hurricane Laura
Jefferson County residents under mandatory evacuation order
Jefferson County residents under mandatory evacuation order
Last ferry off Bolivar Peninsula to leave at 11:30 p.m. ahead of Hurricane Laura
Last ferry off Bolivar Peninsula to leave at 11:30 p.m. ahead of Hurricane Laura
KPRC 2 reporter Taisha Walker talks about hurricane preparations happening in Galveston.
KPRC 2 reporter Taisha Walker talks about hurricane preparations happening in Galveston.
KPRC 2 reporter Brandon Walker talks about hurricane preparations happening on the Bolivar Peninsula.
KPRC 2 reporter Brandon Walker talks about hurricane preparations happening on the Bolivar Peninsula.
KPRC 2 reporter Jacob Rascon talks about hurricane preparations happening in La Porte
KPRC 2 reporter Jacob Rascon talks about hurricane preparations happening in La Porte
KPRC 2 reporter Joel Eisenbaum talks about hurricane preparations happening in Kemah and Seabrook.
KPRC 2 reporter Joel Eisenbaum talks about hurricane preparations happening in Kemah and Seabrook.
KPRC 2 reporter Sofia Ojeda talks about hurricane preparations happening in Brazoria County.
KPRC 2 reporter Sofia Ojeda talks about hurricane preparations happening in Brazoria County.
KPRC 2 senior reporter Phil Archer talks about hurricane preparations happening in Baytown.
KPRC 2 senior reporter Phil Archer talks about hurricane preparations happening in Baytown.
KPRC 2 reporter Rose-Ann Aragon talks about hurricane preparations happening in Port Arthur.
KPRC 2 reporter Rose-Ann Aragon talks about hurricane preparations happening in Port Arthur.
KPRC 2 reporter Robert Arnold talks about hurricane preparations happening in Lake Charles.
KPRC 2 reporter Robert Arnold talks about hurricane preparations happening in Lake Charles.

About the Author:

Daniela Sternitzky-Di Napoli has been a digital news editor at KPRC 2 since 2018. She is a published poet and has background in creative writing and journalism. Daniela has covered events like Hurricane Harvey and the Astros World Series win. In her spare time, Daniela is an avid reader and loves to spend time with her two miniature dachshunds.