Typhoon Mindulle struck the main island of Japan on Aug. 22, causing 29 injuries and at least one fatality.
Tropical Depression Seven strengthened into Tropical Storm Gaston during Monday night with another system attempting to form near the Caribbean.
Following a fall-like start to the week, warmth and humidity will build over the northeastern United States prior to the weekend.
A budding tropical disturbance has the potential to reach Florida with gusty winds, showers and thunderstorms during Sunday and Monday.
The return of warmer and more humid air will trigger another round of strong thunderstorms across the central United States this week.
Stargazers will want to dig out their binoculars and telescopes this weekend as Venus and Jupiter shine so close that they appear as one large, bright star in the evening sky.
Several days of intense heat will build across France this week with temperatures approaching 38 C (100 F) in many locations.
One final surge of heat will encompass much of England and Wales from Tuesday through Thursday.
Highs are set to soar across Germany late this week as a long-duration heat wave takes hold of the country.
Typhoon Mindulle made landfall in eastern Japan, roughly 50 miles south of Tokyo, on Monday causing flooding and significant travel delays.
Downpours will persist over flood-ravaged areas of Louisiana through the middle of the week.
Heavy rains caused floods. Kilmarnock, VA, had a two-day total of 13.50 inches, and Nassawaddox, VA, had 12 inches.
South Texas (1998)
Four people were confirmed dead from floods in Real County from the remnants of Tropical Storm Charley.
A hurricane swept northward from Virginia and caused widespread flooding throughout the Connecticut River Valley.