#GulfOfMexico

.Apalachicola, FL, USA
The storm was about 90 miles southwest of Apalachicola in Florida. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • About 55,000 people live in areas where the warnings were issued
  • Flash, urban and stream floods are possible
  • Mindy is the 13th names storm of this season

.Port Fourchon, LA, USA
This satellite image provided by Maxar Technologies shows an overview of Port Fourchon, La., and oil slicks on Sept. 2, 2021. (Photo credit: AP)

  • The source of the spill has been identified as the one-foot diameter pipeline displaced from a trench
  • Talos Energy is a Houston-based company that is currently paying for the cleanup
  • Talos said the rate of oil spewing from the undersea pipe had slowed dramatically in the last 48 hours