The risk of flooding downpours and gusty thunderstorms will increase across southern Florida as a tropical disturbance shifts northwestward from Cuba this weekend.
Typhoon Lionrock is poised to make landfall in Japan early next week with heavy rainfall, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge.
Following a tropical threat for the United States Gulf coast next week, an uptick in tropical systems will continue for the next six to eight weeks.
President Obama visited flood victims in Louisiana this week, while several tropical systems were on the prowl in the Atlantic.
Regions dealing with Zika-carrying mosquitoes could have another threat to monitor as tropical activity picks up this season.
A tropical disturbance, moving just north of the large islands of the Caribbean, will take aim at Cuba, the Bahamas and southern Florida into this weekend.
Tropical Depression Seven strengthened into Tropical Storm Gaston during Monday night with another system attempting to form around the northern Caribbean islands.