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Hurricane Delta - Update

Oct 06, 2020


Hurricane Delta continues to strengthen as it enters the Gulf of Mexico. The Gulf Coast is expected to experience heavy rain, flooding, and high winds later this week.  

The New Orleans Flood Protection Authority has advised Norfolk Southern the floodgates that impede the flow of NS rail traffic into and out of New Orleans will close on Thursday, October 8th. In preparation for the storm, the New Orleans Intermodal facility will be closed on Thursday, October 8th and Friday, October 9th.  

Norfolk Southern will continue to closely monitor the storm and provide updates as it progresses.

We encourage drivers to take advantage of our ExpressNSTM Mobile Application which streamlines gate and terminal processes for our drayage community. With ExpressNSTM, drivers can verify billing, submit pre-gate information, obtain parking and pickup locations, receive electronic interchange receipts, and submit bad order information. More information on ExpressNSTM can be found by scanning the QR code below or by visiting