Hurricane Isaac

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How a Hurricane Can Break a Drought

The storm that used to be Hurricane Isaac left quietly Sunday, but it did leave a lot of rain behind.


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How Much Rain Did We Get?

National Weather Service observers are checking their gauges, as the remnants of Hurricane Isaac push eastward from Missouri.


Hurricane Isaac Hits New Orleans, Gulf Coast

Remnants of Isaac Worry Ameren, Illinois Farmers

Farmers say the rain could make fields too muddy for harvest, and the wind could blow over the corn stalks.



Latest Forecast: Isaac’s Effect on St. Louis

No major flooding expected


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St. Louis County Officials Step Up Mosquito Spraying

No human West Nile Virus cases have arrived here yet but St. Louis County health officials say they’re seeing a greater abundance of West Nile.



Local Disaster Preparedness Specialist Eyes Isaac

“Most of them said, following Katrina, even if they didn’t want to leave or they did not leave, they’re going to go now,” JoAnne Langan said.


Downtown From The Air

TIAM: Isaac Is Hanging Around, The RNC Continues & It Had To Be Vultures

We head to Mississippi for an Isaac update. Plus, heard went to Tampa. Vultures!


A worker attaches plywood to the window of his shop ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Tropical Storm Isaac is expected to strengthen into at least a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall near Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Opinion: As Hurricane Isaac Threatens The GOP Continues To Party

As Hurricane Isaac threatens the Gulf again, we will see if Katrina and Isaac serve as bookends of GOP hostility to federal disaster relief. An odd stance for a party that claims to “choose life” while watching people die in natural disasters rather than provide an adequate response.


Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (C) stands at the podium ahead of the Republican National Convention at the Tampa Bay Times Forum on August 26, 2012 in Tampa, Florida. The RNC is scheduled to convene on August 27 and will hold its first full-day session on August 28 as Tropical Storm Isaac threatens disruptions due to its proximity to the Florida peninsula.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

TIAM Weekend: Greek Festival, Trouble in Tampa & Fall Forecast

Hurricane Isaac has already delayed the start of the 2012 Republican National Convention. One man going into the eye of the storm, so to speak, is our own John Hancock.

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–08/26/2012

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