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Hurricane Katrina after the hurricane?

New Orleans was almost completely destroyed. Let me make it short: costliest hurricane of all timeSquashed New Orleans as a category 3 hurricanemakes Hurricane Andrew look ti (MORE)

Was Hurricane Katrina the strongest hurricane?

No. Hurricane Katrina had peak winds of 175 mph and a minimum central pressure of 902 mph. The strongest hurricane on record in terms of wind speed was hurricane Camille with (MORE)

When was Hurricane Katrina?

Hurricane Katrina first formed over the Bahamas on August 23, 2005.  On August 29 it hit New Orleans in southeast Louisiana before  moving along the Gulf Coast.   It kil (MORE)

Why is Hurricane Katrina the worst hurricane ever?

Hurricane Katrina is not necessarily the worst Atlantic Hurricane  on record, though it is definitely one of the worst. It is the  costliest in terms of damage but not the d (MORE)

Were Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Andrew alike?

The two hurricanes are alike because they were both deadly to humans and wild life. They both caused serious damage and repairs cost a whole bunch of money. Hurricane Andrew's (MORE)

What was the hurricane after Katrina?

Hurricane Katrina was followed by Tropical Storm Lee and then Hurricane Maria, neither of which affected the North American mainland. However, Hurricane Rita in September came (MORE)

Was Hurricane Katrina or Hurricane Sandy worse?

Hurricane Katrina was a category 5 hurricane and Hurricane Sandy was a Category 1. That's one way to look at it, but if you look at the amount of damage, Hurricane sandy was o (MORE)