Photos: Baton Rouge, New Orleans areas brace for Isaac

Advocate staff photo by ARTHUR D. LAUCK -- Wind pushes waves over the sea wall of Lake Pontchartrain as Hurricane Isaac makes its way inland in August 2012.
Advocate staff photo by ARTHUR D. LAUCK -- Wind pushes waves over the sea wall of Lake Pontchartrain as Hurricane Isaac makes its way inland in August 2012.

Area residents brace for Hurricane Isaac as the storm is upgraded and approaches land Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012.