Hurricane Isaac Grazes New Orleans

The strong winds and heavy rains of Hurricane Isaac grazed the city of New Orleans, but not without letting it feel the full force of the storm. The tropical phenomena dumped nearly a foot of rain on its desolate streets. However the system of levee pumps, walls and gates helped...

Hurricane Isaac Approaches New Orleans

Hurricane Isaac strength pushed water over a rural levee and took out the power, it also flooded beach-front roads before dawn in Louisiana and Mississippi as it began a slow slog inland from the Gulf of Mexico. Powerful wind gusts and heavy rains assailed the empty streets of...

Isaac Becomes a Hurricane near Louisiana Coast

The Tropical Storm Isaac became a Hurricane as it approaches the coast of Louisiana with winds of at least 75 mph. Forecasters are concerned about that the slow-moving storm will dump a lot of rain. Hurricane Isaac is gaining strength as it moves towards Louisiana while it swirls...