Hurricane Ida traps Louisianans, shatters the power grid

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: August 30, 2021 1:23 PM CT | Published: August 30, 2021 6:09 AM CT

Officials warned it could be weeks before power is fully restored, leaving multitudes without refrigeration or air conditioning during the dog days of summer, with highs forecast in the mid-80s to close to 90 by midweek.

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