Storm Guide 2020: Proposed scale would have made Katrina a Cat 5

Outlet: The (Lakeland, Fla.) Ledger

The (Lakeland, Fla.) Ledger: Colorado State University scientist Phil Klotzbach is the lead author of a paper published this year by the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society that found the minimum central surface pressure of a tropical cyclone is a better indicator of potential damage than wind speed.