LAFITTE, LA - SEPTEMBER 04: A man looks on from his elevated home as flood waters rise on September 4, 2011 in Lafitte, Louisiana. The U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) warned of heavy rain across... more 
LAFITTE, LA - SEPTEMBER 04: A man looks on from his elevated home as flood waters rise on September 4, 2011 in Lafitte, Louisiana. The U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) warned of heavy rain across southeastern and south- central Louisiana and forcasted that the storm would continue its slow, potentially erratic motion towards the north or northwest over the next day. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images) less 
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