Hurricane Ida is positioned in the Gulf of Mexico, about 100 miles southeast of Houma, Louisiana. Tropical Depression Ten was located over the central tropical Atlantic. Forecasters expect it to become a Tropical Storm in the next 24 hours. How likely is Hurricane Ida to strengthen?Is Hurricane Ida a Category 4 storm?
A truck passes through flood waters in Pass Christian, Miss. as Hurricane Ida hits the area early Sunday, Aug. 29, 2021. The storm made landfall yesterday as a Category 4 storm, and could lose enough strength to become a tropical depression later today.What is the wind speed of Hurricane Ida?
A Category 5 hurricane, top of the scale, has sustained winds of 157 miles per hour. Ida could reach that mark before landfall. Ida is expected to make landfall in Louisiana within hours as at least a Category 4 hurricane – 16 years to the day Katrina delivered devastation to the area.What will Ida's threat to Jackson look like?
As Ida approaches the Jackson metro area early Monday morning, residents should expect winds that could gust to 60 mph and very heavy rain. Ida's threat is expected to last through early evening Monday before moving northeast. Loading more articles...