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Hurricane Delta: What you need to know

Delta made landfall as a Category 2 hurricane on the southwestern Louisiana coast near Creole early Friday evening, according to the National Hurricane Center.

The hurricane, the first with a Greek letter to hit the U.S. mainland and the fourth-named storm to hit Louisiana this year, is the ninth hurricane of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.

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This GOES-16 GeoColor satellite image taken Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, shows Hurricane Delta moving over the Gulf of Mexico.
This GOES-16 GeoColor satellite image taken Monday, Oct. 5, 2020, shows Hurricane Delta moving over the Gulf of Mexico. (NOAA)