Hurricane Zeta is coming in strong with winds up to 110 miles per hour. Most recently, the storm took out a batting cage at Oakdale Playground in Gretna.
Images of the collapse were shared to Facebook by Jefferson Parish.
Cynthia Lee Sheng gave this warning to residents, "A batting cage at Oakdale Playground is blocking Wall Blvd. As a reminder, all should be off the road during this storm.
Zeta hit land with winds up to 110 miles per hour. The storm is expected to be the cause of widespread power outages and wind damage.
The forecast is for most of Southeast Louisiana and the Mississippi Gulf Coast to see two to six inches of rain.
The Hurricane Center projected the storm’s path to roll through a significant swath of the southeastern parts of the U.S.
“On the forecast track, the center of Zeta will make landfall in southeastern Louisiana this afternoon,” the center wrote Wednesday. “Zeta will then move close to the Mississippi coast this evening, and move across the southeastern and eastern United States on Thursday.”