Tropical Storm Isaac

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Workers move horses into trailers at the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, after a mandatory evacuation of the animals was issued by the track, in preparation for Tropical Storm Isaac, which is expected to become a hurricane as it moves into the Gulf of Mexico, in New Orleans, Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. (AP PhotoGerald Herbert)
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Shira Edllan Gervasi, of Israel, puts her name on plywood protecting a storefront in Key West, Fla., in anticipation of Tropical Storm Isaac on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012. Isaac's winds are expected to be felt in the Florida Keys by sunrise Sunday morning. (AP PhotoAlan Diaz)
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Richie Moretti, left, and Bette Zirkelback release a kemps ridley turtle into an indoor tank in Marathon, Fla., Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 . The turtles were moved from outside tanks to safer indoor tanks for protection in anticipation of Tropical Storm Isaac, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012. Isaac's winds are expected to be felt in the Florida Keys by sunrise Sunday morning. (Alan Diaz)
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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal provides an update on the state's preparations for Tropical Storm Isaac, Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012 at the Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness. In background, left, is Robert Barham, secretary of La. Dept of Wildlife and Fisheries and Lieutenant Governor Jay Dardenne, right. (AP PhotoThe Advocate, Patrick Dennis)
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A man walks on the beach in Key West, Fla., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012 as heavy winds hit the northern coast from Tropical Storm Isaac. Isaac is expected to continue streaming across Marion County Monday as it continues toward the northern Gulf of Mexico. National Weather Service officials in Jacksonville on Sunday said Marion County began getting rain bands from Isaac around 2 p.m. and that the rain would continue through Tuesday. (AP PhotoAlan Diaz)
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Jo Lynn Schneider walks in the ocean in Key West, Fla., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012 as heavy winds and rain hit the northern coast. Rain bands from Tropical Storm Isaac are expected to continue streaming across Marion County Monday as the ninth named storm of the 2012 hurricane season continues toward the northern Gulf of Mexico. National Weather Service officials in Jacksonville on Sunday said Marion County began getting rain bands from Isaac around 2 p.m. and that the rain would continue through Tuesday. (Alan Diaz)
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Heather Boss, right, and Brittney Lambert, both of Oklahoma, have fun in a flooded street due to heavy rains in Key West, Fla., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012 as heavy storm winds and rain hit the northern coast. Rain bands from Tropical Storm Isaac are expected to continue streaming across Marion County Monday as the ninth named storm of the 2012 hurricane season continues toward the northern Gulf of Mexico. National Weather Service officials in Jacksonville on Sunday said Marion County began getting rain bands from Isaac around 2 p.m. and that the rain would continue through Tuesday. (AP PhotoAlan Diaz)
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An elderly gentleman clears a tree from the road in Jacmel, Haiti, a day after Tropical Storm Isaac brought rains and winds across the nation, Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. At least seven people were killed by flooding in Haiti, including in tent cities filled with earthquake victims, and two others in the Dominican Republic. (AP PhotoThe Miami Herald, Patrick Farrell)
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In areas outside the hurricane protection levee system in the greater New Orleans area, residents of St. Bernard Parish are preparing for tropical storm Issac. Crabbers Tommy and Aln Squires unload their boat in Bayou La Loutre in St. Bernard Parish Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. (AP PhotoThe Times-Picayune, John McCusker)
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A van passes along a road that gave way on the way to Jacmel, Haiti, a day after Tropical Storm Isaac brought rains and winds across the nation, Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. At least seven people were killed by flooding in Haiti, including in tent cities filled with earthquake victims, and two others in the Dominican Republic. (AP PhotoThe Miami Herald, Patrick Farrell)
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A car goes through a flooded street due to heavy rains in Key West, Fla., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012 as heavy winds and rain hit the northern coast. Rain bands from Tropical Storm Isaac are expected to continue streaming across Marion County Monday as the ninth named storm of the 2012 hurricane season continues toward the northern Gulf of Mexico. National Weather Service officials in Jacksonville on Sunday said Marion County began getting rain bands from Isaac around 2 p.m. and that the rain would continue through Tuesday. (AP PhotoAlan Diaz)
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In areas outside the hurricane protection system, residents of St. Bernard Parish are preparing for Tropical Storm Issac. Here people haul their camper trailers and boats from low lying areas and through the hurricane protection floodwall gates in Verret, La., Sunday Aug. 26, 2012. (AP PhotoThe Times-Picayune, John McCusker)
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A person walks by a sign warning about Hurricane Isaac, in Key West, Fla., Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. Isaac gained fresh muscle Sunday as it bore down on the Florida Keys, with forecasters warning it could grow into a dangerous Category 2 hurricane as it nears the northern Gulf Coast. (AP PhotoAlan Diaz)
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Folko Weltzien, 38, kite surfs as high winds from Hurricane Isaac gusts on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, in Miami. Isaac gained fresh muscle Sunday as it bore down on the Florida Keys, with forecasters warning it could grow into a dangerous Category 2 hurricane as it nears the northern Gulf Coast. (AP PhotoThe Miami Herald, Carl Juste)
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Heavy storm clouds hover over the skyline of downtown Miami as Tropical Storm Isaac's weather bands reach the Miami area aon Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. Isaac gained fresh muscle Sunday as it bore down on the Florida Keys, with forecasters warning it could grow into a dangerous Category 2 hurricane as it nears the northern Gulf Coast. (AP PhotoThe Miami Herald, Carl Juste)
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Woolmarket resident Billy Rusher loads plywood into his van as he gathers the supplies in preparation for Tropical Storm Isaac in Biloxi, Miss., on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. (AP PhotoThe Sun Herald, Amanda McCoy)
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Home Depot employee Josh Leonard, right, assists Woolmarket resident Billy Rusher load wood into his van in preparation for Tropical Storm Isaac in Biloxi, Miss., on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. (AP PhotoThe Sun Herald, Amanda McCoy) GULFLIVE.COM OUT
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Victoria Balladares and boyfriend Jose Requejo experience the rain at Miami Beach as Tropical Storm Isaac hits the area on Sunday, Aug., 26, 2012, in Miami. Isaac gained fresh muscle Sunday as it bore down on the Florida Keys, with forecasters warning it could grow into a dangerous Category 2 hurricane as it nears the northern Gulf Coast. (AP PhotoThe Miami Herald, Carl Juste)
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A person braves the rain at Clarence Higgs Beach in Key West, Fla., as Tropical Storm Isaac hits the area on Sunday, Aug., 26, 2012. Isaac gained fresh muscle Sunday as it bore down on the Florida Keys, with forecasters warning it could grow into a dangerous Category 2 hurricane as it nears the northern Gulf Coast. (AP PhotoThe Miami Herald, Walter Michot)
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Biloxi resident Stephanie Dale, left, holds her puppy, Sparky, while filling out paperwork to have her microchipped on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, at the Humane Society of South Mississippi in Gulfport, Miss. The HSSM opened its doors to provide an emergency microchip and tag clinic in anticipation of Tropical Storm Isaac. (AP PhotoThe Sun Herald, Amanda McCoy)
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Charles Bartlett fills up gas containers in preparation for Tropical Storm Isaac in Ocean Springs, Miss., on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. (AP PhotoThe Sun Herald, Amanda McCoy)
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In this photo provided by Florida Power & Light Company, line specialist Dustin Pezet works to restore power as Tropical Storm Isaac strikes in Miami on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. Isaac gained fresh muscle Sunday as it bore down on the Florida Keys, with forecasters warning it could grow into a dangerous Category 2 hurricane as it nears the northern Gulf Coast. (AP PhotoFlorida Power & Light Company, David Adame)
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A newspaper headline is seen on the floor of the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, as weather forecasts continue to show Florida in the path of Tropical Storm Isaac. (AP PhotoLynne Sladky)
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People begin to load up on supplies on Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012, in the event that Tropical Storm Isaac heads to the New Orleans area. Dennis Paul loads up his purchased plywood in the parking lot of a Home Depot in New Orleans. (AP PhotoThe Times-Picayune, Eliot Kamenitz)
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A girl recovers a toy from muddy waters at her flooded house after the passing of Tropical Storm Isaac in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday Aug. 26, 2012. The death toll in Haiti from Tropical Storm Isaac has climbed to seven after an initial report of four deaths, the Haitian government said Sunday. (AP PhotoDieu Nalio Chery)
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Anton Snitgen, Jenna Curl, Jackie Curl and Michael Manemut run along a dock at Key West Bight Marina in Key West, Fla., as Tropical Storm Isaac hits the area on Sunday, Aug., 26, 2012. Isaac gained fresh muscle Sunday as it bore down on the Florida Keys, with forecasters warning it could grow into a dangerous Category 2 hurricane as it nears the northern Gulf Coast. (AP PhotoThe Miami Herald, Walter Michot)
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People react as they survey the damage in Jacmel, Haiti, a day after Tropical Storm Isaac brought rains and winds across the nation, Sunday, Aug. 26, 2012. At least seven people were killed by flooding in Haiti, including in tent cities filled with earthquake victims, and two others in the Dominican Republic. (AP PhotoThe Miami Herald, Patrick Farrell)
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Residents rope a pig on a flooded street after the passing of Tropical Storm Isaac in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday Aug. 26, 2012. The death toll in Haiti from Tropical Storm Isaac has climbed to seven after an initial report of four deaths, the Haitian government said Sunday. (AP PhotoDieu Nalio Chery)

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