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Old 09-14-2008, 05:41 PM
 
Location: USA
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We were lucky once again in Shreveport and Bossier City to have some of the lesser weather. There were many power outages and fallen trees but other than that we remained relatively unscathed. I don't think we even got an inch of rain from the storm. I thank God for sparing us, but feel bad for the communities which did suffer. So, tell us your story if you will. Thanks
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Old 09-15-2008, 04:36 AM
 
Location: Pineville, LA
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we got some rain and wind in Pineville.. no flooding or downed trees, or power outages I have heard of. Gustav was MUCH worse.
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Old 09-19-2008, 01:25 PM
 
Location: TENNESSEE
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We had beach front property here in Franklin. Power went out on Friday night here and didn't come back on till sometime Saturday.
and the levee gave way. And we still weren't done with our gustav cleanup, now its doubled.. One of the big trees as finally been removed from the yard.
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Old 09-23-2008, 07:49 AM
 
Location: New Orleans, LA
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We had tropical storm winds for over a day and some rain, but, not too much in New Orleans. Lost power for about 1 hour on day 1. I only lost power for 6 hours for Gustav according to a neighbor that stayed. No signs of either hurricane in my Mid-City neighborhood. All gone and cleaned up.
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Old 09-24-2008, 06:43 AM
 
Location: Baton Rouge
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They are slowly hauling off debris from Gustav here in Baton Rouge. Ike wasn't a big deal to us. My power flashed once in the middle of the night Friday night, that was it. At least the traffic lights are working again, even if they aren't synched very well.
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