Hurricane Katrina was one of the worst storms in history. The eye of Katrina was as big as four normal storms. Therefore, it was classified as a category 5 hurricane. Its had wind speeds of 75 miles per hour. Hurricane Katrina hit Florida on August 25, 2005 and made land-fall along the golf coast of Louisianna. The Economic damage was estimated at more than 200 billion dollars. On December of 2005 the official death toll from the storm was topped at 13 hundred people dead. 120,000 homes were abandoned.

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