I happen to be up late working on a database to help a friend out. WWL, channel 4 in New Orleans, is live-streaming their feed and I have it playing in the background. Hopefully, Katrina dies down from its current state.
The mayor didn't seem to do much to get people out of the city, which is incredible to me. Lots of questions about the Superdome's stability through this, and there are reportedly about 26,000 people there taking shelter. That's mind-boggling.
The guy currently on TV says that he has a buddy who is staying behind to keep an eye on his pets. Geez-oh-pete.
The storm remains at 160 MPH. The scenarios have been painted in the past. We'll see how it goes...