Another strong tropical disturbance will move off the coast of Africa early this week and bears watching for strengthening and impact on the Caribbean and the United States during September.
Hot and dry weather will greet fans and competitors at the 2016 U.S. Open Tennis Championships in Flushing, New York, as play begins Monday, Aug. 29.
Brief relief from heat and humidity will arrive in the northeastern United States during the first days of September.
Following the development of Tropical Depression Eight and Tropical Depression Nine, 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.