Catastrophic, historic Ida has left a path of destruction as it made landfall yesterday as a Category 4 hurricane close to Port Fourchon, Louisiana.
The National Hurricane Center says landfall occurred round 11:55 a.m. CT with most sustained winds of 150 mph.
Ida has weakened right into a tropical storm and can proceed to lose a few of its power. However, the following stage of this method’s impression will convey flooding rainfall for tens of millions of individuals alongside its path by means of Thursday.
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Strong winds will stay attainable by means of the day, which may knock out energy.
The twister threat may also proceed to the east of the middle of circulation.
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Heavy rain goes to be the most important concern as the remnants of Ida transfer into the Mid-South, the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast.
Three to six inches of rain is predicted alongside Ida’s path — together with by means of southern New England the place the bottom is saturated from Henri per week in the past.
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