Louisiana has reported an additional 510 positive cases of Covid-19 and an additional 18 deaths since Wednesday.
Currently, there are at least 2,305 cases of coronavirus and 83 deaths in the state.
According to the state Department of Health, 676 patients are in hospitals and 239 are on ventilators.
Gov. John Bel Edwards on Wednesday said the state could run out of ventilators by early April in Orleans Parish, one of the hardest hit areas.