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Hurricane Katrina Estimated Water Depth for Hazus-MH Loss Estimation, New Orleans, Louisiana

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This poster displays the estimated equilibrated water depth for central New Orleans. Parts of the city in close proximity to a levee breach may have experienced greater water depths. The data were used to calculate volumes for the unwatering of the City of New Orleans. FEMA'S National Flood Insurance Program used the data to expedite flood insurance claims.