New Orleans mandatory evacuation

New Orleans mandatory evacuation: A category 5 hurricane hitting New Orleans is the worst conceivable scenario. Here are some New Orleans-area blogs tracking Katrina (I’ll keep adding as I discover more – please add comments if you know of more):

New Orleans Times-Picayune Breaking News Weblog

Brendan Loy

A collection of LiveJournal “eyewitness accounts” of Katrina. (via: Rogers)

Harmony St. Charles

Metroblogging New Orleans (collaborative blog)

stutle.com

bloodorchild.net

Kaye Trammell has set up a Hurricane Update blog at LSU. (via: Josh Hallett)

Don’t know how long these will last, but here are some webcams in New Orleans:

NOLA.com bourbocams

NOLA.com bridgecam

NOLA.com quartercam

Also helpful for finding Katrina-related blog postings:

WeatherUnderground’s aggregator: Wunder Blog Directory

Nola.com’s Hurricane Center

Storm Digest weblog

Update: (12:06 PM CDT) Rogers Cadenhead is also looking for New Orleans bloggers via GeoURL.

Update II: (5.40 PM CDT) Terry Teachout has found some more Katrina bloggers. (via: Jeff Jarvis)

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