PLEASE NOTE, THE MUSEUM WILL BE CLOSED TODAY, MONDAY JUNE 17, 2024.

Hurricane-Katrina


New Orleans, Louisiana, 2005. Flood waters in New Orleans, located below sea level, were slow to dissipate after levees failed during Hurricane Katrina, causing billions in damages. NOAA Photo Library, National Weather Service Collection, Lieut. Commander Mike Moran, NOAA Corps, NMAO/AOC.