Rescue and Storm Surge Video from Hurricane Isaac – Social Media Resources, Part 5

Isaac has been downgraded to a tropical storm but is still dropping heavy rains on the Gulf states and cause many to lose power. Homes were flooded this morning in Plaquemines Parish as the water topped the 12-foot levee.  Below are links to video and photos of the storm surge and rescues that occurred today.


Interview with a woman rescued from the attic of her home in Plaquemines Parish (WFAA)–167838635.html

Hurricane Isaac blows massive waves from New Orleans’ Lake Ponchartrain on shore

Hurricane Isaac in New Orleans

West Closure Complex Pump Test

Isaac causes rough conditions at the levee in Kenner

Intense storm surge from Waveland, MS

Rough seas in Pensacola, FL from Hurricane Isaac

Isaac hits Pensacola, FL


New Orleans Isaac Landfall Slideshow:


More Resources:
Personal Accounts of Hurricane Isaac as He Lashes the Louisiana & Mississippi Coast – Social Media Resources, Part 4

Hurricane Isaac to Make Gulf Coast Landfall Tonight – Social Media Resources, Part 3

Isaac Reaches Hurricane Status – Social Media Resources Part 2

Tropical Storm Isaac Social Media Resources – Disaster Social Network
– Part 1
A Comparison of Hurricane Isaac’s Track and Historical Hurricane Katrina Track

Economic Losses from Hurricane Isaac Could Reach $21 Billion


Author: Disaster Social Network