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Tropical Storm Isaac / Gulf Coast #1029863

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 30, 2012
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(Tampa: Brian Williams) The flooding from Hurricane Isaac in Braithwaite, Louisiana shown.

(Slidell, Louisiana: Gabe Gutierrez) The impact of the storm updated; scenes shown of the floodwaters in Slidell, Louisiana, rescues, an intentionally breached levee in Plaquemines Parish, damage in Mississippi; details given about the evacuation of communities near the Tangipahoa dam, which is in danger of failing, and the death of a Mississippi man. [Flood victims Abby WALTERS†, Scarlet MENNER†, Carlos MITCHELL†, Suzanne SHAFFER†, American Red Cross Molly WEISENBURGER†- comment.] [The Weather Channel’s Eric FISHER††- notes the threat of tornadoes in Pascagoula.]

(Tampa: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New Orleans: Jim Cantore) The weather forecast including additional rain featured; maps/diagrams shown. Hurricane Kirk and Tropical Storm Leslie mentioned.

Williams, Brian;
Gutierrez, Gabe;
Cantore, Jim

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