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Hurricane Ida set to hit Louisiana amid COVID-19 surge and on Katrina anniversary

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Sunday marks the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina’s landfall on Louisiana, and Ida is hitting the state amid a fourth coronavirus surge. Inside one of New Orleans’ busiest hospitals, every intensive care unit bed is full, but officials say the levees and barriers protecting the city will hold. NBC News’ Tom Llamas reports for Sunday TODAY.