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Tropical Storm Isaac / Gulf Coast #1029720

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 29, 2012
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(Convention: Diane Sawyer) The rain in the Gulf coast from Tropical Storm Isaac introduced; photos from rainy Louisiana shown.

(New Orleans: Sam Champion) The torrential rains from Isaac reviewed; weather maps shown; details given about the storm's route to the north.

(Convention: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(New Orleans: Bill Weir) The storm in New Orleans seven years after Hurricane Katrina featured; scenes shown from across the city where people had to be rescued from the flood waters. [Three WOMEN - react to the rain.] [Rescuer Jesse SHAFFER†, III, Plaquemines Parish president Billy NUNGESSER - comment on rescue and getting out.]

(Convention: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Long Beach, Mississippi: Ginger Zee) The storm along the Gulf coast reviewed; scenes shown from Long Beach, Mississippi, with major flooding in the state.

(Convention: Diane Sawyer) ABC News later coverage of the storm announced.

Reporter(s):
Sawyer, Diane;
Champion, Sam;
Weir, Bill;
Zee, Ginger
Duration:
00:05:50

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