Aug. 25, 6:30pm Katrina hits Florida (Cat 1).
Aug. 28, 12:30pm Bush was warned "...whether the levees will be topped or not, that's obviously a very, very grave concern." Asked no questions.
Aug. 28 Mayor Nagin tells CNN "as soon as the levee systems are breached, there will be a tremendous amount of water, anywhere from 15 to 20 feet of water in some parts of New Orleans." Orders mandatory evacuation.
Aug. 29, 6:10am Hurricane Katrina reaches New Orleans.
Aug. 29, 8am Levees Overtopped.
Aug. 29, 9:12am National weather service gets report of levee breach.
Aug. 29, 11am After McCain birthday, Bush talks at El Mirage RV park, AZ.
Aug. 29, 12pm Bush misses video briefing on Katrina.
Aug. 29, 4:40 Bush appears at Rancho Cucamonga, California.
Aug. 30 Bush continues speaking tour in California.
Sept. 1, 7am Bush: "I don't think anybody anticipated the breach of the levees."
Date Hurricane Katrina Hit