Hurricane Ida

Delingpole: Hurricane Ida Was by No Means Louisiana’s Worst

Over 200 people died in the terrible hurricane that made landfall on the Louisiana coastline. But that was 165 years ago during the Last Island hurricane of 1856. Its modern day successor Hurricane Ida has not proved nearly so deadly despite the MSM’s effort to shoehorn it into its ‘storms are getting worse and it’s all our fault’ narrative.

Hurricane flags at the Southern Yacht Club are whipped in the wind on Lake Pontchartrain as the effects of Hurricane Ida begin to be felt in New Orleans on Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021. Nolaidasun03

Category 4 Hurricane Ida Bears Down on New Orleans Area

An “extremely dangerous” Category 4 Hurricane Ida is poised to strike southeastern Louisiana and the New Orleans area. The National Hurricane Center predicts Ida will bring a “catastrophic storm surge” and hurricane-force winds.

A view is seen looking from the Claiborne Avenue Bridge towards homes in the lower ninth ward neighborhood of New Orleans, Louisiana on August 29, 2021 before the arrival of Hurricane Ida. - Hurricane Ida was upgraded to a Category 4 storm as it stayed on course to hit New …