Hurricane Isaac

The ninth tropical storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, Isaac is churning toward the northern Gulf Coast and New Orleans, just seven years after Katrina, possibly to the day. Isaac started as a tropical storm though has reached hurricane status. Check back for updated news about Isaac, maps and videos showing its track, and other features.
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Mission Aims to See if Isaac Churned Up Deepwater Horizon Oil
Oil near beach in Louisiana, May 17, 2010.
September 18th, 2012
Whence the oil churned up by Hurricane Isaac?
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Eerie Video Captures Footage Inside Hurricane Isaac's Eye
Hurricane Isaac eye video.
August 30th, 2012
What's it like to stand inside a hurricane? Watch and find out.
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Tar Balls, Oily Pelicans Found in Isaac's Wake
Hurricane Isaac satellite picture.
September 5th, 2012
Environmental officials in Louisiana are facing a pollution problem after the storm.
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Isaac's Impacts: Destruction from 'Just a Cat 1' Storm
Hurricane Isaac satellite picture.
August 30th, 2012
Category 1 hurricanes and even tropical storms can still pack a deadly punch.
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Crazy Image: 4 Storms, 2 Oceans
Four tropical storms and hurricanes in satellite image.
August 30th, 2012
The image highlights the increasingly busy 2012 storm season.
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