When did Hurricane Gustav hit?

Was Hurricane Gustav bad?

On September 1 at 9:30 a.m. CDT, the center of Gustav made landfall near Cocodrie on the Louisiana coast as a strong Category 2 hurricane — 1 mph below Category 3 — and dropped to Category 1 four hours later and to a tropical depression the following day.

What did Gustav hit as?

Hurricane Gustav made landfall the morning of September 1, 2008 near Cocodrie. It was a Category 2 hurricane, winds of 90 mph. Initially expected to be a New Orleans storm, it quickly became apparent that Gustav had other plans and the Capital City was directly in its path.

When was Louisiana’s last hurricane?

August 27, 2020 – Hurricane Laura, as a high-end Category 4 hurricane, made landfall near the Louisiana–Texas border in Cameron Parish and simultaneously tied the 1856 Last Island hurricane as the strongest tropical cyclone ever to make landfall in Louisiana with maximum sustained winds of 150 mph.

When did Isaac hit land?

At 6:45pm on August 28th, Hurricane Isaac made a brief landfall along the coast of southeast Louisiana in Plaquemines Parish. Maximum sustained winds were 80mph during landfall.

Hurricane Isaac – August 28, 2012.

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