Preparing for Barry

Residents in Lafayette, Louisiana fill up thousands of sandbags in preparation for the storm.
1:23 | 07/12/19

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I'm Zetterberg occasion still the Lafayette Louisiana for ABC news live here they have still thousands of sandbags all day as Barry now a tropical storm. Possibly or hurricane by the time it makes landfall. Probably thirty of fifty miles east appeared these folks are certainly nervous they're preparing. They've been watching this forecast wobble back and forth on the Gulf Coast I was talking Brian Daniel tell me you guys how many sandbags if you film. Perhaps mornings and and how many more to go. Bring all three more you're almost done no cause death and and then what. And then we had taken 101000. Whatever ran out. Service oriented he's usually possibly night slugger. Today is very serious. Hopeful way about intent. Dual but in case it does we'll beat the. And be ready how to gas stations in the grocery stores here. Some so far no problems no doubt that's great dear that's greater good blog and an incredible days. Folks here are certainly familiar with what storms can do this is definitely not the first one they've been through what. But they know the drill on at this point they have run out of sandbags here at this location a couple times but more have been delivered. And more will continue to come here as the need arises the for now we are watching and waiting Lafayette Louisiana Ted -- you're watching ABC news on.

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