The Year it Rained. Is one way this year's Mardi Gras festivities will be remembered.

The Krewe of Barkus and Krewe of Omega Parades have been canceled with no plan to reschedule, rained out ain't happening.

The Gumbo Cookoff at the Civic Center is still scheduled and outdoor events for tomorrow (Sunday 2.11) are still scheduled at this time.

Rain is slated to fall all day today (Saturday 2.10) with on and off lighter showers through Sunday night.

National Weather Service - 1045 HRS 2.10.18