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September 1st, 2008 - 7:15 pm ICT by admin  

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavST. PAUL, MN - AUGUST 31: Rhett Davis of Baton Rougel, Louisiana arrives at the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport to catch a flight chartered by the McCain campaign to help delegates from Louisiana in Minnesota for the Republican National Convention get home to help family members fleeing the path of Hurricane Gustav August 31, 2008 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Today the Republican National Convention announced a revised and abbreviated schedule for the opening day as a result of the forthcoming Hurricane Gustav. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS - AUGUST 31: A woman talks on her cell phone in the nearly deserted French Quarter despite the curfew August 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Hurricane Gustav is now a Category 3 storm and is headed towards the Gulf Coast. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 31: Police cars patrol the Canal Street as one of the first bands of wind and rain from Hurricane Gustav arrive in August 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. According the National Hurricane Center Gustav downgraded to Category 3 with top winds near 125 mph early Sunday. Forecasters expected it to regain strength later in the day. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS - AUGUST 31: Tina Chrestensen (R), Kevin Hubbard and Jermaine Jackson (L) wait for Hurricane Gustav to arrive from their Burbon Street apartment August, 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. According the National Hurricane Center Gustav downgraded to Category 3 with top winds near 125 mph early Sunday. Forecasters expected it to regain strength later in the day. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavMINNEAPOLIS - AUGUST 31: Louisiana State Senator A. G. Crowe of Slidell, Louisiana arrives at the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport to catch a flight chartered by the McCain campaign to help delegates from Louisiana in Minnesota for the Republican National Convention get home to help family members fleeing the path of Hurricane Gustav August 31, 2008 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Today the Republican National Convention announced a revised and abbreviated schedule for the opening day as a result of the forthcoming Hurricane Gustav. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 31: The outer bands of Hurricane Gustav pass the Robert Lee monument August, 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. According the National Hurricane Center Gustav was downgraded to Category 3 with top winds near 125 mph early Sunday. Forecasters expected it to regain strength later in the day. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS - AUGUST 31: The Mississippi River and downtown New Orleans seen from the West Bank August 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The West Bank is considered to be at risk for major flooding. Hurricane Gustav strengthened into a dangerous Category 3 storm and is headed towards the Gulf Coast. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS - AUGUST 31: Louisiana National Guard troops roll down a deserted Burbon Street ahead of Hurricane Gustavs arrival August, 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. According the National Hurricane Center Gustav downgraded to Category 3 with top winds near 125 mph early Sunday. Forecasters expected it to regain strength later in the day. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS - AUGUST 31: A woman rides her bike through the deserted French Quarter August 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Hurricane Gustav is now a Category 3 storm and is headed towards the Gulf Coast. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS - AUGUST 31: One of the first bands of wind and rain from Hurricane Gustav arrive in August 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. According the National Hurricane Center Gustav downgraded to Category 3 with top winds near 125 mph early Sunday. Forecasters expected it to regain strength later in the day. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavWASHINGTON - AUGUST 31: (AFP OUT) U.S. President George W. Bush delivers remarks about Hurricane Gustav at FEMA Headquarters August 31, 2008 in Washington, DC. FEMA Administrator R. David Paulison is seen on the right. Hurricane Gustav is now a Category 3 storm and is headed towards New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Mannie Garcia-Pool/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 31: Michael Neal (R) and Gary Davis (L) sandbag the Royal Sonesta Hotel on Burbon Street while preparing for Hurricane Gustav August, 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. According the National Hurricane Center Gustav downgraded to Category 3 with top winds near 125 mph early Sunday. Forecasters expected it to regain strength later in the day. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS - AUGUST 31: Lower Ninth Ward resident and holdout Hazzert Gillett looks out from his front yard August 31, 3008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Gillett rode out Hurricane Katrina in the same home which flooded and he plans to ride out Gustav as well. He still does not have electricity in his home three years after Katrina destroyed his electricity connection. Hurricane Gustav is now a Category 3 storm and is headed towards the Gulf Coast. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavHOUMA, LA - AUGUST 31: In this handout image provided by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Department of Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff (L) speaks to a man on an evacuation bus as preparations for Hurricane Gustav continue August 31, 2008 in Houma, Louisiana. Tropical Storm Gustav is the seventh named storm of the 2008 Atlantic hurricane season. The New Orleans and Gulf Coast area is bracing for the storm. (Photo by Mike Lutz/DHS via Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 31: Resident Eugene Oppman has a cup of coffee and a cigarette outside one of few restaurants open in the French Quarter August, 31, 2008 a day before forecasters predict Hurricane Gustav will make landfall near New Orleans, Louisiana. According the National Hurricane Center Gustav downgraded to Category 3 with top winds near 125 mph early Sunday. Forecasters expected it to regain strength later in the day. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 31: Outer bands from Hurricane Gustav pass over the levees on the Intracoastal Waterway on the Westbank August, 31, 2008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. According the National Hurricane Center Gustav was downgraded to Category 3 with top winds near 125 mph early Sunday. Forecasters expected it to regain strength later in the day. (Photo by Stephen Morton/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavST. PAUL, MN - AUGUST 31: Anti-war activist Betty McKenzie protests the Republican National Convention (RNC) outside the Minnesota State Capitol August 31, 2008 in St. Paul, Minnesota. McKenzie was later arrested. The RNC is scheduled to run September 1-4. The GOP has announced it will suspend most of Mondays convention activities due to Hurricane Gustav, except for what is required by the rules that govern the RNC. (Photo by Max Whittaker/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavST. PAUL, MN - AUGUST 31: A boot symbolizing U.S. soldiers lost in Iraq sits outside the Minnesota State Capitol August 31, 2008 in St. Paul, Minnesota. The RNC is scheduled to run September 1-4. The GOP has announced it will suspend most of Mondays convention activities due to Hurricane Gustav, except for what is required by the rules that govern the RNC. (Photo by Max Whittaker/Getty Images)more

Gulf Coast Area Braces For Tropical Storm GustavNEW ORLEANS - AUGUST 31: Residents work to finish securing boats in the New Orleans Municipal Yacht Harbor ahead of Hurricane Gustavs anticipated land fall on August 31, 3008 in New Orleans, Louisiana. According the National Hurricane Center Gustav downgraded to Category 3 with top winds near 125 mph early Sunday. Forecasters expected it to regain strength later in the day. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)more

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