Klima New Orleans
The weather and climate in New Orleans
The city is located in a catchment area of ââthe Gulf of Mexico, may occur in the increased hurricane. These are tropical storms, can cause the sometimes very severe devastation.
These natural phenomena are usually held between the months of May and October, they form over the Atlantic. The worst was Hurricane Katrina and just been raging on 29. August 2005. Was provoked by the recent floods New Orleans completely devastated. The impact was so devastating, to reach because the walls of two channel levees burst and so was the path of the water from Lake Pontchartain freely around the city.
So it came, that the city was completely inundated. The situation came to a head quickly because all the larger water pump had failed. The buildings, have been washed away completely collapsed in on itself.
Even in the Superdome, was used as a giant shelter, was mud and debris washed. Here, many people have sought shelter, who missed it early to flee the city. It was then decided also, that the city is completely evacuated.
After it increasingly was looting, was named after the state of emergency imposed martial law and even the health emergency declared.
Der Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, on the daily ca. 300 Machines are handled, could be operational for several days after the disaster again.
It is located in a district, was virtually spared. Most 5. September was the dike on Lake Pontchartrain again directed. However, all the inhabitants were forced to leave the city, because of the risk of disease and consisted of rebuilding could be accelerated.
In mid-October of the year 2005 could then be announced, that the city was drained. The way it was, New Orleans will ever exist again, because there will be even more magnificent, than all the people who remembered.
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