Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida in Louisiana: Caskets, vaults still displaced

Hurricane Ida swept through Louisiana with furious winds that ripped roofs off buildings and storm surge so powerful it moved homes.

published on : 12th October 2021

Hurricane Ida and COVID-19: 'Twin-demic' slams Louisiana hospitals

One nurse said the cement pounding into the walls sounded like the loudest bowling alley she could imagine.

published on : 10th September 2021

Authorities searching for two Indian-origin persons missing in storm, floods caused by Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida, which made landfall on August 29 in Port Fourchon, Louisiana, is the second-most destructive hurricane to hit the southeastern state on record, only after Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

published on : 6th September 2021

Two Indian-origin persons killed in US flood

Ida transitioned into a post-tropical cyclone on September 1, killing 65 people across the US, with the majority deaths in New Jersey, New York and Louisiana.

published on : 5th September 2021

Hurricane Ida: At least 44 dead as flash floods slam New York in historic weather event

Officials warned the threat of tornadoes would linger, with tornado watches in effect for parts of southern Connecticut, northern New Jersey, and southern New York as Ida tracked north.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Remnants of Hurricane Ida hit US Open, creating some chaos

Subway stations and tracks became so flooded that civic body officials suspended all service and New York City put in place a travel ban until 5 a.m. ET Thursday for all non-emergency vehicles.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Emergency declared in New York amid 'record-breaking rain', flooding

In New York City, a flash flood emergency was also declared for the first time as subway stations were turned into waterfalls and Midtown streets became rivers, ABC reported.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Hurricane Ida's aftermath, no quick relief in sight for Louisiana

Power and water outages affected hundreds of thousands of people, many of them with no way to get immediate relief.

published on : 1st September 2021

Thousands face weeks without power in Hurricane Ida's aftermath

Ida ravaged the region's power grid, leaving the entire city of New Orleans and hundreds of thousands of other Louisiana residents in the dark with no clear timeline on when power would return.

published on : 31st August 2021

New Orleans blacked out as Ida floods Louisiana, Mississippi

Destructive winds and water already had a catastrophic impact along the southeast coast of Louisiana, and life-threatening river flooding continued well inland, the National Hurricane Center said.

published on : 30th August 2021

Hurricane Ida strikes USA's Louisiana as Category 4 storm

Ida struck the port, located approximately 100 miles (160 kilometres) directly south of New Orleans, at 1655 GMT, packing maximum sustained winds estimated at 150 miles per hour.

published on : 30th August 2021

Hurricane Ida rapidly intensifies into dangerous Category 4

The storm arrived on the exact date Hurricane Katrina ravaged Louisiana and Mississippi 16 years earlier.

published on : 29th August 2021

Hurricane Ida upgraded to Category 3 with sustained winds of 115 mph: NHC

Hurricane Ida was upgraded to a Category Three storm Sunday with sustained winds of 115 miles per hour (185 kilometers per hour), as it remained on course to hit New Orleans

published on : 29th August 2021

US: Louisiana braces for 'life-altering' Hurricane Ida

Collin Arnold, the city's emergency management director, said the city could be under high winds for about ten hours.

published on : 28th August 2021