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LABEOC Activations

Louisiana must always be ready for a disaster.  Since 2010, the LABEOC has virtually activated for the following events:

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
April 2010
Mississippi River Flooding
April/May 2011
Tropical Storm Lee
September 2011
Tropical Storm Debby
June 2012
Hurricane Isaac
August 2012
Severe Weather 
August 2016














The LABEOC conducted several exercises with its association members and participates in internal exercises with LABEOC staff on a regular basis. The organization also participated in a National Guard "Vigilant Guard" exercise involving many agencies in April 2016.

Monitoring Disasters

Even if the LABEOC is not officially activated, you can view the latest news alerts from the state on