LISTEN: What Hurricane Laura sounded like as it roared ashore

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HOUSTON – Hurricane Laura pummeled the northwestern Gulf Coast as the Category 4 storm came ashore early Thursday morning.

KPRC 2 had crews stations across the region to cover the landfall, and their cameras recorded some of the sounds of the storm.

You can see reports from each of our crews here.

Lake Charles, Louisiana

Here's what Hurricane Laura sounded like in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Here's what Hurricane Laura sounded like in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

Port Arthur, Texas

Here's what Hurricane Laura sounded like in Port Arthur, Texas.
Here's what Hurricane Laura sounded like in Port Arthur, Texas.

Lafayette, Louisiana

Here's what Hurricane Laura sounded like in Lafayette, Louisiana.
Here's what Hurricane Laura sounded like in Lafayette, Louisiana.

Beaumont, Texas

Here's what Hurricane Laura sounded like in Beaumont, Texas.
Here's what Hurricane Laura sounded like in Beaumont, Texas.

About the Author:

Aaron Barker has been a senior digital editor at KPRC 2 since 2016. As a meteorologist, he specializes in stories about the weather. He has covered Hurricane Harvey, the Astros first World Series win, the Santa Fe High School shooting, the ITC fire and Tropical Storm Imelda.