How To Be Considered The Worst Storm In New Orleans

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The storm swept through Gulfport and Biloxi, Mississippi, devastating homes and resorts along the beachfront. New Orleans’ (a city in Louisiana) Mayor Ray Nagin had ordered a mandatory evacuation of the city the previous day, and an estimated 1.2 million people left ahead of the storm. However, tens of thousands of residents did not leave. Most of them could not survive the storm because the city had gone 80 percent underwater. The storm is considered as the worst storm in U.S. history.
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