PHOTOS: Gustav Barrels Into U.S. Gulf Coast

PHOTOS: Gustav Barrels Into U.S. Gulf Coast
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New Orleans, Louisiana, August 31, 2008--Bourbon Street residents Tina Chrestensen (right), Kevin Hubbard, and Jermaine Jackson (left), wait for Hurricane Gustav to arrive.

Only 10,000 of New Orleans's 300,000 residents were reported to have defied the mandatory evacuation ordered by New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin.
—Photograph by Stephen Morton/Getty Images
 
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