Tropical Depression 8 should strengthen into a tropical storm before impacting the coastal Carolinas with rough surf and heavy downpours early this week.
Tropical Depression 9 developed just south of Florida and will turn toward the northeastern Gulf Coast of the United States this week.
Typhoon Lionrock is poised to make landfall in Japan near Sendai early in the new week with heavy rainfall, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge.
Regions dealing with Zika-carrying mosquitoes could have another threat to monitor as tropical activity picks up this season.
Following the development of Tropical Depression 8, 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.
The risk of flooding downpours and gusty thunderstorms will increase across southern Florida as a tropical disturbance shifts northwestward from Cuba this weekend.