- Hurricane Ida made landfall Sunday and is now ripping through the Gulf Coast region.
- The Category 4 storm has already brought considerable damage — mainly in Louisiana.
- Hurricane Katrina hit Louisiana hard 16 years ago and the state’s likely to face the brunt of Ida’s destruction.
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Weather forecasters project that Hurricane Ida will be destructive for the Gulf Coast region of the United States.
The Category 4 storm made landfall in Louisiana on Sunday, exactly 16 years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the area.
Already, videos and photos show the initial destruction Ida is bringing to the area.
—The Associated Press (@AP) August 29, 2021