Hurricane Katrina~
First Landfall: Florida

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Miami

     Katrina made landfall as an 80mph, Category I hurricane during the evening of August 25, 2005. The eye crossed the Florida coast between Hallandale and North Miami Beach. The damage in Florida was quite severe for a Category I storm, with early estimates approaching $2 Billion. After landfall, Katrina took an unexpected WSW track across the extreme southern portion of the peninsula. As a result, there was minimal weakening of the storm overland, setting the stage for an even greater disaster in the Gulf Of Mexico...

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Click on each of the links to view damage images that appeared in various local media online resources.

AventuraAventura
Coral GablesCoral Gables
Cutler RidgeCutler Ridge
Dade CountyDade County
DavieDavie
Delray BeachDelray Beach
Florida CityFlorida City
Fort LauderdaleFort Lauderdale
HallandaleHallandale
HialeahHialeah
HollywoodHollywood
HomesteadHomestead
KendallKendall
Key WestKey West
MiamiMiami
Miami BeachMiami Beach
Pembroke PinesPembroke Pines
PlantationPlantation
Pompano BeachPompano Beach

Florida Landfall

Track of Hurricane Katrina across South Florida

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