Storm surge started flooding much of coastal Mississippi, Lake Pontchartrain and locations east of the Mississippi River, including St. Bernard and Plaquemines Parishes in Southeast Louisiana, Tuesday. Here are a few pics available on the surge flooding along the shores of Lake Pontchartrain.
Photo: Two men walk in storm surge from Hurricane Isaac along Lake Pontchartrain, La. on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012. (Gerald Herbert / AP)
People sit on a bench along the seawall in the storm surge from Isaac, on Lakeshore Drive along Lake Pontchartrain, as the storm approaches landfall, in New Orleans, Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012