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5 Dec 2017
Tropical Depression begins
Hurricane Katrina makes landfall between Hallandale Beach and Aventura Florida mid morning as a category 1 hurricane sustained winds speed of 125mph
The Unites States Coast Guard activates more than 400 reservists..hurricane category 3.
Hurricane Katrina upgraded to category 5 status with 175 mph sustained winds. 100,000 chose to stay in the city.
Storm surge in area affected up to 22 feet of water. Breaches to 53 different Levees in greater New Orleans. 80 % of the city of New Orleans flooded.
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