How New Orleans is using social media to prepare for Isaac
With the tropical storm set to make landfall Tuesday, the city of New Orleans and the state of Louisiana are getting lots of information out via Twitter and a preparedness website.
According to The Weather Channel , Tropical Storm Isaac will make its landfall on the northern shore of the Gulf of Mexico sometime Tuesday. With Hurricane Katrina still fresh in the minds of many in that region, particularly residents of New Orleans, preparedness is the name of the game for big storms such as Isaac. That's why the city has set up a NOLA Ready website and Twitter account to get information out as it becomes available. "If the storm does so read more...
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