Update 11:50 PM
Another report, maybe from AP, said there has been flooding in New Orleans, although how much and where was unclear. We'll know more in the morning.
Update 8:25 PM
Storm downgraded to Cat 3 about 50 minutes ago. Still very dangerous storm that has already done tremendous damage across a wide swath. From this CNN report updated 8:09 PM the storm will make its closest pass to New Orleans within the next two hours.
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