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Hurricane Isaac / Gulf Coast #1029875

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 28, 2012
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(Tampa: Brian Williams) The path of Tropical Storm Isaac toward the Gulf Coast noted; map shown.

(Orange Beach, Alabama: Mike Seidel) The unrelenting wind and rain on the coast reviewed; scenes shown of the waves at Orange Beach, Alabama.

(Tampa: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New Orleans: Jim Cantore) The forecast for the storm featured; maps shown; storm surge and rainfall predictions cited.

(Tampa: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(New Orleans: Lester Holt) The preparations in New Orleans and nearby communities reviewed; scenes shown of the floodgate, National Guard troops, evacuees in a shelter. [Mayor Mitch LANDRIEU†- says we gotta stay in the fight.] [2 RESIDENTS, EVACUEE – comment.] [Plaquemines Parish president Billy NUNGESSER†- assesses the storm.]

(Tampa: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Gulfport, Mississippi: Than Truong) The threat to coastal Mississippi featured.

Williams, Brian;
Seidel, Mike;
Cantore, Jim;
Holt, Lester;
Truong, Than

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