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RNC Maps Out Worst-Case Scenarios as Isaac Heads Towards New Orleans

Tish6 Wrote: Aug 27, 2012 3:11 PM
Good idea!!!

Only 7 year after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast, New Orleans is battening down the hatches to prepare for another big storm heading their way.  As of now Isaac remains a tropical storm, but as it travels over the warm water of the gulf it is expected to build to a Category 1 hurricane.  Although Katrina was a much harsher storm, Category 5, Isaac could still bring winds of up to 90 mph. The Associated Press writes:

Isaac blew past the Florida Keys and was rolling northwestward over the open Gulf of Mexico on Monday. The...