National Hurricane Center
The partial federal government shutdown had a ripple effect across South Florida on Tuesday. Employees at some federal services spent the morning closing up shop and hastily recording messages on answering systems that their offices were not open due to the shutdown.
Tropical Storm Jerry is nearly stationary in the far eastern Atlantic Ocean.
Forecasters say a tropical depression has formed in the central Atlantic Ocean but is nowhere near land.
Hurricane Humberto, the first hurricane of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to become a tropical storm, Friday.
Tropical Storm Gabrielle has slowed down as it nears Bermuda Tuesday night.
Humberto, according to the latest advisory, remains a tropical storm but is expected to become Hurricane Humberto on Wednesday.
The predictions for the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season carried words like “extremely active” and “above-average.” But with Tuesday the peak of hurricane season, thus far, the season has luckily for South Florida been a dud.
Tropical Depression Gabrielle has dissipated, according to the National Weather Service.
Tropical Depression seven wasted no time morphing into a tropical storm Wednesday night.
Tropical Storm Erin has reformed according to the latest advisory.