Issac Upgraded to Hurricane Status; Landfall Expected Late Tonight

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MIAMI, Fla. (WHNT) -- The National Hurricane Center has upgraded Issac to a Category 1 hurricane. The storm is expected to make landfall late Tuesday night into Wednesday morning near New Orleans.

Visit valleywx.com for updates on the storm.

WHNT News 19 has a crew in Gulf Shores, Alabama.  Meteorologist Jennifer Watson filed this update at 12 p.m. from Storm Hunter 19, our new vehicle equipped with the latest storm tracking technology.

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