What it would look like if the affected area was in Spain
The following map shows the equivalent area Hurricane Katrina’s damage would have covered in Spain (in blue):
Update Following a rude comment to this post, this is a photo of category 4 Katrina the day it hit:
I’m sure the entire Iberian peninsula would fit in that area.
Holy crap. I live around Katrina’s wake, and even still, that kinda puts a new perspective on it.
Thanks for digging that one up!
Go tell it to the Red Cross