SEVERE WX : Dense Fog Advisory View Alerts

5,550 new Covid-19 cases reported in Louisiana; Hospitalizations at 3,013

As of Thursday, August 19, 2021, according to the Louisiana Department of Health, Louisiana has 643,993 COVID-19 cases across the state with 11,851 deaths resulting from COVID-19.

Posted: Aug 19, 2021 12:01 PM
Updated: Aug 19, 2021 12:13 PM

Louisiana (KADN) - As of Thursday, August 19, 2021, according to the Louisiana Department of Health, Louisiana has 643,993 COVID-19 cases across the state with 11,851 deaths resulting from COVID-19.

962 new cases in our nine Acadiana parishes from yesterday to today with 14 new deaths.

Cases- 643,993
Deaths- 11,851

Hospitalized-3,013
Ventilators-476

Acadia- 8,840 cases, 218 deaths
Evangeline-4,724 cases, 102 deaths
Iberia- 10,594 cases, 182 deaths
Jeff Davis-3,947 cases, 103 deaths
Lafayette-33,405 cases, 335 deaths
St. Landry- 11,814 cases, 279 deaths
St. Martin- 7,320 cases, 127 deaths
St. Mary- 7,418 cases, 170 deaths
Vermilion-8,308 cases, 143 deaths

5,550 new cases reported in the state with 58 new deaths resulting from COVID-19.

Lafayette
Cloudy
53° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 51°
Feels Like: 53°
New Iberia
Cloudy
51° wxIcon
Hi: 74° Lo: 51°
Feels Like: 51°
Ville Platte
Cloudy
54° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 54°
Abbeville
Cloudy
50° wxIcon
Hi: 73° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 50°
Crowley
Cloudy
55° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 55°
St. Martinville
Cloudy
51° wxIcon
Hi: 75° Lo: 50°
Feels Like: 51°
Opelousas
Partly Cloudy
54° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 54°
Dense Fog and then Warmer

Community Events