Gulf Coast Braces for Isaac With Katrina on Its Mind

Gulf Coast Braces for Isaac With Katrina on Its Mind

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A man stands on a post with a stop sign as waves pass the seawall during the passage of Tropical Storm Isaac in Baracoa, Cuba on Saturday. Tropical Storm Isaac is expected to become a hurricane in “a day or so” as it approaches the Gulf Coast, the National Hurricane Center said in an advisory Monday at 8 a.m. eastern time.