Tenacious Isaac Continues to Deliver Heavy Precipitation to Louisiana

Hurricane insurance Isaac 2012

BOSTON, Aug. 30, 2012 – According to catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide, by 1:00 p.m. CDT this afternoon, August 30, Tropical Storm Isaac was continuing to move slowly northwestward over northern Louisiana producing heavy rains, gusty winds, and high water levels along the northern Gulf coast. The storm, which remains very large, slowly continues to weaken. However, 36 hours after initial landfall, maximum sustained winds as reported by the National Hurricane Center (NHC) are still 40 mph. The storm is expected to continue weakening gradually and it will likely be…

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Citizens Property Insurance prepares for Tropical Storm Isaac

Tropical Storm Isaac

Citizens Property Insurance begins preparations for a potentially powerful storm Florida’s Citizens Property Insurance is preparing for the coming of Tropical Storm Isaac. The storm has lashed the Florida Keys, causing a modest amount of damage in the region, but is making its way further into the Gulf of Mexico. The storm is expected to make landfall, where the National Hurricane Center suggests that it could gain hurricane strength. The government agency has issued warnings stretching from Louisiana to parts of the Florida panhandle, encouraging states and consumers to prepare…

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