Hurricane Zeta intensified Wednesday, and made landfall in Louisiana. The Category 2 storm struck near Cocodrie, La., and then slammed into New Orleans.

Areas impacted by hurricane- or

tropical storm-force winds in 2020

Among storms that made landfall on the continental United States

Tropical storm-force

Hurricane-force

New York

250 MILES

Fay

D.C.

Isaias

UNITED STATES

Wilmington

Sally

Lake

Charles

Bertha

New

Orleans

Houston

Pensacola

Atlantic

Ocean

Beta

Cristobal

Marco

Zeta

Hanna

Miami

Laura

Delta

CUBA

MEXICO

Gulf of

Mexico

Cancún

Areas impacted by hurricane- or

tropical storm-force winds in 2020

Among storms that made landfall on the continental United States

Tropical storm-force

Hurricane-force

New York

250 MILES

Fay

D.C.

Isaias

UNITED STATES

Wilmington

Sally

Lake

Charles

Bertha

New

Orleans

Houston

Pensacola

Atlantic

Ocean

Beta

Cristobal

Marco

Zeta

Hanna

Miami

Laura

Delta

CUBA

MEXICO

Gulf of

Mexico

Cancún

Areas impacted by hurricane- or

tropical storm-force winds in 2020

Among storms that made landfall on the continental United States

Tropical storm-force

Hurricane-force

New York

250 MILES

Fay

D.C.

Isaias

UNITED STATES

Wilmington

Sally

Lake

Charles

Bertha

New

Orleans

Houston

Pensacola

Cristobal

Beta

Atlantic

Ocean

Marco

Zeta

Hanna

Laura

Miami

Delta

CUBA

Gulf of

Mexico

MEXICO

Cancún

Areas impacted by hurricane- or tropical storm-force winds in 2020

Among storms that made landfall on the continental United States

Tropical storm-force

Hurricane-force

New York

250 MILES

Fay

D.C.

Isaias

UNITED STATES

Wilmington

Sally

Lake

Charles

Bertha

New

Orleans

Houston

Pensacola

Cristobal

Beta

Atlantic

Ocean

Marco

Zeta

Hanna

Miami

Laura

MEXICO

Delta

CUBA

Gulf of

Mexico

Cancún

Storm surge warning— with surges up to nine feet in some areas — was in effect in coastal Mississippi.

Zeta became the 11th named storm to make landfall in the country, and the fifth named storm to make landfall in Louisiana in 2020.