Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on Aug. 29, 2005. When it hit the city, it was a category 3 storm, with winds moving between 100 and 140 miles per hour. More »

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Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005, on August 29. When the hurricane hit land, it was considered a Category 3 hurricane, but it later grew into a Category 5. At the time, it was the largest hurricane to ever make ... More »

Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on Aug. 29, 2005, during the early morning hours. The category 3 hurricane, which also hit parts of Mississippi and Alabama, sustained winds of 100 to 140 miles per hour, killed almost 2... More »

Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans on Aug. 29, 2005, during the early morning hours. The category 3 hurricane, which also hit parts of Mississippi and Alabama, sustained winds of 100 to 140 miles per hour, killed almost 2... More »

Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005, on August 29. When the hurricane hit land, it was considered a Category 3 hurricane, but it later grew into a Category 5. At the time, it was the largest hurricane to ever make ... More »

Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Gulf Coast of the United States on Aug. 29, 2005. The storm stretched 400 miles and topped out at 140 mph. Three Southeastern U.S. states, including Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi, combi... More »

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Hurricane Katrina started Aug. 23, 2005, and made landfall in the Gulf Coast on Aug. 29, 2005. Once it made landfall, it continued to rage until later that same day when it was downgraded to a tropical storm. More »