Norton’s interactive chart shows which cities get the most pleasant days every year, drawing from NOAA data. Of course, what constitutes “pleasant” weather is subjective, so Norton played it safe.
Sunday, August 29, 2010 will mark the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's landfall in Louisiana. Five years ago, Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, centered on New Orleans, as a Category 3 hurricane with sustained winds of 125 mph (205 km/h). More than fifty levees were breached by its storm surge, causing massive flooding.