Hurricane Rita is now a category 4 hurricane an now tracking to hit the Texas and western Louisiana shore line.
New Orleans to face more possible flooding from Hurricane Rita.
Forecasters said the storm that swiped Florida on Tuesday could strengthen to a Category 4 and hit Texas by the end of the week. But a slight turn to the right was possible and engineers feared additional rain could swamp the city’s levees.
Evacuations orders in preparations of Hurricane Rita in the Gulf
Update: Hurricane RitaTracking models