Tropical Depression 8 has formed east of the Carolinas, while another tropical system bears watching to develop in the Gulf of Mexico this week.
Slow-moving and repetitive downpours will raise the risk for flash flooding along the western Gulf Coast into early week.
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.
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.
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