Barry makes landfall as a hurricane, weakens back to tropical storm

Barry makes landfall as a hurricane, weakens back to tropical storm

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Tropical Storm Barry continues to bring torrential rain to parts of Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama.

The winds are becoming weaker, but the storm will pose a flooding threat for the next couple of days.

A few spots in Eastern Louisiana could reach 10 inches of rain from Barry.
A few spots in Eastern Louisiana could reach 10 inches of rain from Barry.

The storm is expected to weaken below Tropical Storm strength later Sunday. Winds measured Sunday morning were at 45 mph. The remnants of Barry are then expected to move across Arkansas, Missouri, and Illinois.

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