Hurricane Katrina (2005) was the costliest natural disaster, and one the deadliest hurricanes in the history of the US. Katrina reached category 5 status over open water, and made landfall on the Gulf Coast as a category 3 storm.
At least 1,836 people died in the actual hurricane and in the subsequent floods, making it the deadliest U.S. hurricane since the 1928 Okeechobee hurricane; total property damage was estimated at $81 billion.
Hurricane Katrina was the costliest natural disaster and one of the five deadliest
hurricanes in the history of the United States. The storm is currently ranked as ...
Early in the morning on August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast
of the United States. When the storm made landfall, it had a Category 3 rating ...
Aug 27, 2015 ... Hurricane Katrina, at one point a Category Five storm, caused millions of dollars
in damage and left a death toll in the thousands.
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FEMA called the "single most catastrophic natural disaster in ...
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Hurricane Katrina was the largest and 3rd strongest hurricane ever recorded to
make landfall in the US. In New Orleans, the levees were designed for Category
The poem was written by local attorney Marie A. Bookman and read to the
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The above images, derived from NASA QuikSCAT satellite data, show the
extensive pattern of rain water deposited by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita on land