The Stats Are In: Hurricane Isaac Totals

September 7, 2012; 5:21 AM ET
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Two weeks ago, we began talking about Isaac. The storm has caused many problems during its life. Here are some of the most impressive statistics from the storm.

Excessive Rainfall Amounts
Florida
Vero Beach: 16.60 inches
Royal Palm Beach: 16.29 inches
Boynton Beach: 14.41 inches

Louisiana
New Orleans: 20.08 inches
Reserve: 13.46 inches
Livingston: 13.16 inches

Mississippi
Kiln: 17.04 inches
Marion: 15.02 inches
Saucier: 12.78 inches

Alabama
Grand Bay: 11.07 inches
Mobile: 9.67 inches
Wilmer: 8.75 inches

Storm Surge Heights
Louisiana
Shell Beach: Between 9 and 11 feet
Lake Pontchartrain at New Orleans: Around 6 feet
Grand Isle: Around 5 feet

Mississippi
Pascagoula: Around 4 feet

Alabama
Mobile Bay: Around 3-5 feet

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