Key Points: Hurricane Katrina

  • Temperature and rainfall change from place to place.
  • Hurricanes are large storms that bring heavy rain and high winds during the summer and fall months.
  • Preparing for a hurricane ahead of time can keep you and your family safe.
  • Hurricane Katrina was a very powerful storm that caused a large amount of damage in the Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida.
  • Many citizens helped with cleanup and rebuilding efforts after Hurricane Katrina.