Tropical Storm Isaac to Impact the Gulf Coast

Tropical storm Isaac is currently located just south or the Dominican Republic and is packing winds of 60mph and has a central pressure of 997mb.  The storms motion is to the NW at about 14mph.  As Isaac moves into Cuba it will likely continue to be Tropical Storm strength but as it re-emerges into the Gulf of Mexico into very warm water it may strengthen into a hurricane.  As of right now the track of the storm looks like it will make landfall somewhere along the Mississippi, Alabama coastline and Florida panhandle.  Below is a storm track generated by the National Hurricane Center:

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