What States Did Hurricane Katrina Hit?

On August 23, 2005 Katrina formed over the Bahamas. Over the next 6 days it would wreak havoc in Florida, as a Catergory 1 hurricane. It drifted out to the Gulf of Mexico where it stregthened as a Catergory 3 hurricane and on August 29th, with windspeeds up to 175 mph, hit landfall. The states most affected by this devastating storm were Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, South Florida and the panhandle of Florida.