A developing tropical storm, moving just north of the large islands of the Caribbean, will take aim at the Bahamas and southern Florida into this weekend.
Regions dealing with Zika-carrying mosquitoes could have another threat to monitor as tropical activity picks up this season.
Following a tropical storm threat in the Bahamas and Florida into this weekend, an uptick in tropical systems will continue for the next six to eight weeks.
Tropical Depression Seven strengthened into Tropical Storm Gaston during Monday night with another system attempting to form around the northern Caribbean islands.
While Tropical Depression Fiona will further weaken early this week, two new tropical concerns are being monitored for development in the Atlantic Ocean.
Following Tropical Storm Fiona, as many as two additional tropical depressions or storms could take shape in the Atlantic over the next week.
Dianmu will threat northern Vietnam and Laos with flooding rain and mudslides into Saturday.
August is known for several notable, destructive hurricanes in the United States.