BLUE ASH, OH (FOX19) - Matthew 25: Ministries, an international humanitarian aid and disaster relief organization located at 11060 Kenwood Road in Blue Ash, stands ready to respond to the potential devastation expected in the aftermath of Tropical Storm Isaac.
The National Hurricane Center predicted Isaac could grow to a category 1 hurricane as it travels over warm water on Monday and will probably hit late Tuesday somewhere along an approximate 300-mile stretch of coastline from southwest of New Orleans to the Florida Panhandle.
Seven years ago almost to the day on August 29, 2005 Hurricane Katrina impacted this same area with devastating winds and water. Isaac is not expected be nearly as strong, with top winds of around 90 mph when it hits land. Tropical Storm Isaac has already impacted Haiti and the Dominican Republic, leaving behind floods, mudslides and collapsed housing. Approximately 350,000 people in Haiti are stil