According to weather forecasts, tropical storm "Debbie" that formed in the Gulf of Mexico will cause heavy rains on the coast of southern Louisiana to the Florida peninsula.
"Debbie" is moving north at a speed of 10 km / h, the speed of the wind in the center of the hurricane at the moment is 80 km / h. On the coast of Louisiana declared a storm warning.
As noted by the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami, this year's four tropical storms formed before July 1, when tropical activity in the region is low.
According to meteorologists, this is the first time on record since 1851.
The first hurricane of this year was "Alberto." He appeared off the coast of South Carolina May 19 — nearly two weeks before the start of the Atlantic hurricane season, the BBC reported.