As of 9:00 a.m. on August 25, 2020, Hurricane Laura has entered the Gulf of Mexico. It is predicted that the storm will strengthen to a Category 3, with the projected path moving through Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana starting late Wednesday evening, into Thursday. Port of Beaumont terminals will be closed to incoming cargo August 26-30, 2020, with plans to resume operations Monday, August 31, 2020. Plans are subject to change as Hurricane Laura continues to develop. Please check portofbeaumont.com for updates.