National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) at Stennis Space Center NOAA

Katrina 10 years later

National Centers for Katrina storm track. Environmental Information (NCEI) at Stennis Space Center (NOAA)   August 29, 2005 the nation watched helplessly as a massive category 5, (the highest on the Safer-Simpson hurricane scale) slammed into the Gulf coastline of the southern United States. A special website commemorating this event has been put together by NOAA’s  National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) at Stennis Space Center. The opening statement says it all. This is a must read. Ten years ago, one of the strongest storms to ever strike the United States made landfall along the Louisiana–Mississippi…