A Tsunami Ball Approach to Storm Surge and Inundation: Application to Hurricane Katrina, 2005
Peak storm surge in 1 m increments starting at 1 m. Note
the trail left by the eye pile and how its height grows toward
shore. Areas in the lower Mississippi Delta and the Coast of
Mississippi State fare worst in this simulation. Surge banks up
against the mainland and extends 60 km out into the Gulf of Mexico.
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