August 29, 2020,
Gulf coast of USA
25 - 28 August 2020
Devastation through Hurricane Laura in Lake Charles in Louisiana
Source: Philip Klotzbach
Major hurricane Laura reached 1-minute sustained winds of up to 250 kph and became the 5th strongest tropical cyclone which made landfall
in the USA. The storm reached the coast of Louisiana at 27th August as a Cat 4 hurricane, with damaging winds, heavy precipitation and a
strong sturm surge.