Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Florence held steady at just below hurricane strength over the eastern Atlantic Ocean early Monday evening, about 1,000 miles west-northwest of the southernmost Cabo Verde Islands.
Gordon is expected to strengthen into a hurricane when it hits the central U.S. Gulf Coast late Tuesday, according to the National Hurricane Center. But authorities are also issuing a voluntary evacuation order for people outside the city's levee protection system.
As a precaution, Governor Edwards confirmed 200 members of the Louisiana National Guard will be sent to the southeastern portion of the state on Tuesday morning. Maximum sustained winds were clocked at 60 miles per hour.
Gordon is expected to weaken as it moves inland later in the week.
Hurricane Warnings and Tropical Storm Warnings have been issued for parts of the Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida coasts.
Tropical storm and storm surge warnings were in effect along a long stretch of the central Gulf Coast from Morgan City, Louisiana, including Lake Pontchartrain, to the Alabama-Florida border. That means there's a danger of life-threatening inundation, where the region could see rising waters of 3 to 5 feet.
"The deepest water will occur along the immediate coast near and to the east of the landfall location, where the surge will be accompanied by large waves", the Hurricane Center said.
The Naples Daily News reports that Naples beachfront stores were getting hardly any foot traffic Monday as the storm approached.
"The main source of uncertainty in the track forecast is exactly when and to what extent Florence will make this turn", NHC hurricane specialist David Zelinsky in his forecast.
Red flags flew over Pensacola-area beaches in Florida's Panhandle, where swimming and wading in the Gulf of Mexico was prohibited.
More than 4,000 Florida Power & Light customers lost power on Monday as a result of the weather.
Weather conditions are not favorable for tornadoes. It is possible these totals need to be increased further north into parts of Alabama, Mississippi, and Arkansas-this is heavily dependent upon the track of Gordon. A storm surge watch spread west to the mouth of the Mississippi River in Louisiana, and east to Navarre, Florida. Scattered showers and thunderstorms were expected to continue through Tuesday as the storm intensified but moved away from central Florida, according to National Weather Service meteorologist Dustin Norman.
The State Department announced Friday that the U.S. "will no longer commit further funding to this irredeemably flawed operation". In January, the Trump administration released $60m (£45m) in funds but withheld a further $65m (£50m) it had been due to provide.
Teddy Bridgewater's brief time with the Jets ended Wednesday, with the team reportedly trading him to the Saints . Bridgewater arguably outplayed Darnold this summer, going 28 of 38 for 316 yards, two TDs and one interception.
Whether or not Queen reigns on top, the masses' response to her comparison to Harriet Tubman's struggle is quite comical. You got your f**king homeboy talking for you and you got your girlfriend selling tour passes.
Vodafone will have net debt of about $1.9 billion after a restructure of its debt facilities after the merger is approved. The entry of TPG to Australia's mobile market will "invigorate" and "stimulate" competition, according to Vodafone.
As in many GOP races across the country, candidates in the Republican primary competed to prove their loyalty to President Trump . The seat is held by retiring Republican Senator Jeff Flake , perhaps the most vocal Trump critic among congressional Republicans.
And Logan Paul "thanked" KSI saying that he was allowed to "realise" who he was and promised for a "new Logan Paul ". Unlike KSI's last fight , which was free to watch on YouTube , fans who want to watch online will have to pay £7.50.
Hugely popular at Spurs , Son joked before the final that he was upset team-mates Harry Kane and Dele Alli hadn't texted. Son's former club Bayer Leverkusen refused to release him for the 2014 Asian Games when the Koreans also scooped gold.
His former team-mate in Madrid, Modric , was a World Cup runner-up with Croatia and the victor of the FIFA Golden Ball . UEFA Men's player of the Year Award isn't that far away from you; it's all set to be announced in Monaco on 30 August.
More recently, Republican lawmakers have even been signaling to Trump that they'd be cool with another Saturday Night Massacre. At this point, Senate GOP aides believe Trump will listen to McConnell and leave Sessions be for the time being.
Congressional leaders are expected to deliver remarks at the memorial, as well as Vice-President Mike Pence . Cindy McCain , the late senator's wife, came up first to pay her respects over the flag-draped casket .
Trump's attorneys, Rudy Giuliani and Jay Sekulow, did not immediately respond to requests for comment following the briefings. Federal agents had seized documents and files from Cohen in April that stemmed from a referral from Mueller's office.
The new charges would center around whether the Trump Organization falsified the representation of the payment made to Daniels. Cohen, who could get about four years to five years in prison, is due to be sentenced December 12.
Knight is coming off of a season in which he averaged 11.0 points and 2.4 assists in 54 games (five starts) for the Suns . Chriss has a career scoring average of 8.5 points, 4.8 rebounds and shoots a tad over 30 percent from 3-point range.
The U.S. federal government has been heavily criticized for its response to the storm and the island's recovery efforts. Rossello pledged to carry out the recommendations, though there are questions about Puerto Rico's ability to do so.
Now flight controllers are monitoring the cabin pressure while coming up with a better and long-term solution for the leak. Flight controllers at NASA Mission Control Center in Houston worked with their Russian counterparts to enable the repairs.
He announced the progress from the Oval Office, with Mexican president Pena Nieto joining in on speakerphone. Congress, which sometimes takes years to approve trade deals made by a presidential administration.
Simon received the Pulitzer Prize in 1991 for " Lost in Yonkers ", which also earned him a Tony Award . He was also a Kennedy Center honoree in 1995 and won the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in 2006.
Weisselberg then sent the invoice to another Trump Organization executive via e-mail directing him to "Please pay from the Trust". When Mr Trump stepped away from the company after his election victory, he handed control to his two sons and Mr Weisselberg .
The air quality in Western Washington is so poor due to wildfire smoke that we're now being told not to vacuum our carpets. While Metro Vancouver's air quality saw a brief reprieve on Friday, August 17th, the smoky haze returned the day after.