…or blogging while we still have power. The first waves of Katrina are swirling around Birmingham right now. There are tornado warnings all around us but none in our county yet. The storm is moving faster than expected, and we’ll see the rain and winds from the feeder bands through the evening.
We’re still much better off than the people on the coast. Highway 59 in Gulf Shores is underwater a mile inland from the coast. There are reports that the Grand Hotel in Point Clear (near Mobile) is under 12 feet of water. And New Orleans is dealing with severe flooding.