Tropical Storm Norman forecast to reach hurricane strength today

Hawaii residents hit by floods from Hurricane Lane as new storm forms

Hawaii residents hit by floods from Hurricane Lane as new storm forms

The highest was 60.58 inches which was dropped on Texas by Hurricane Harvey in 2017.

A hurricane warning indicates that tropical-storm-force winds of at least 74 mph are expected within 36 hours.

Predictions:April 14, 2016 - The Tropical Meteorology Project from Colorado State University predicts that the "2016 Atlantic basin hurricane season will have approximately average activity". They predict 18 named storms and nine hurricanes, four of them major.

May 23, 2013 - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration forecasts an active or extremely active hurricane season, predicting that there is a 70 percent chance of having 13 to 20 named storms, of which seven to 11 could become hurricanes, including three to six major hurricanes (categories 3-5).

The potentially stronger Tropical Storm Norman formed Tuesday.

Tropical Storm BarryJune 19 - Tropical Storm Barry forms in the southern Gulf of Mexico.June 20 - Weakens to a tropical depression and then later a post-tropical cyclone.

Located about 2,573 miles east of Hilo, Norman used to be packing maximum sustained winds of Sixty 5 mph whereas transferring west-northwest at 10 mph at 5 a.m., in step with the National Storm Heart.

Landslides and flash floods caused road closures and people from Hilo and Keaau had to be rescued.

Hurricane Lane soaked Hawaii's Big Island on Thursday, dumping almost 20 inches of rain in almost 24 hours as residents stocked up on supplies and tried to protect their homes ahead of the state's first hurricane since 1992.

Tropical Storm IdaSeptember 18, 2015 - Tropical Storm Ida forms.September 24, 2015 - Weakens to a tropical depression. Heavy rain and mudslides are blamed for at least 13 deaths.

Tropical Storm KarlSeptember 15, 2016 - Tropical Storm Karl forms over the far eastern tropical Atlantic Ocean.September 25, 2016 - Weakens to a post-tropical cyclone over the north Atlantic Ocean.

Current forecast models have Norman peaking on Friday as a Category 4 hurricane packing 130 miles per hour winds before it starts to weaken.

Hurricane AlexJanuary 14, 2016 - Subtropical Storm Alex develops into a hurricane, the first hurricane to form in January since 1938.January 15, 2016 - Weakens to a post-tropical cyclone.

NASA's Aqua satellite passed Tropical Storm Miriam on August 27 at 6:35 a.m. EDT (1035 UTC).

Hurricane KateNovember 9, 2015 - Tropical Storm Kate forms near the Bahamas.November 11, 2015 - Becomes a hurricane.

"It has been a steady rain since after Lane but I got up 2:30 a.m".

June 7 - Downgraded to a post-tropical cyclone.

Tropical Storm LorenzoOctober 21 - Tropical Storm Lorenzo forms east-southeast of Bermuda.October 24 - Weakens to a tropical depression.

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