Final Post

October 1, 2008

This is the final post for the Hurricane Gustav Online Newsroom. While this is the last post on this site, information regarding the ongoing relief efforts for Hurricanes Gustav and Ike will continue to be populated at

We would like to thank the hard working Red Crossers in the field who made this disaster operation, as well as this website, successful. To all those in the affected areas, we wish you a swift and complete recovery.

National media contacts: Please contact (202) 303-5551 for additional public affairs information.

Local media contacts: Please contact your local chapter for additional public affairs information.

For Red Cross assistance or for any other inquiries, please contact 1-800-RED-CROSS.


Shelter Location Information: New Google Map Available

September 17, 2008

Map: Red Cross Activity 09.02.2008

September 2, 2008

As of 2pm today:

2 pm 09.02.2008

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Maps: 8.31.08

August 31, 2008

As of 8am today:

Hurricane Gustav Track

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Gustav Map 8.31.08

Hurricane Gustav and Tropical Storm Hanna Tracks

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Gustav and Hanna Map 8.31.08

Map: Gustav and Hanna’s Tracks

August 30, 2008

As of 11am today:

Gustav Track 8.30.08
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