NASA examines intensifying Tropical Storm Norman

Update: Tropical wave has 60% chance of becoming tropical depression

The National Weather Service Hurricane Center in Miami Florida issued an update on Tropical Storm Miriam at 5 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018. Mountain View on the Big Island recorded 52.02 inches (132 centimeters) of rain from August 22 through Sunday.

Tropical Storm ClaudetteJuly 13, 2015 - Tropical Storm Claudette forms in the Atlantic.July 14, 2015 - Weakens to a post-tropical cyclone.

Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Miriam churned over the eastern Pacific with maximum winds of 60 miles per hour (95 kph).

Here is a look at the 2015 Atlantic hurricane season.

Tropical Storm GraceSeptember 5, 2015 - Tropical Storm Grace forms.September 8, 2015 - Weakens to a tropical depression.

Tropical Storm JerrySeptember 30 - Tropical Storm Jerry develops in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.October 2 - Weakens to a tropical depression.

Tropical Storm ChantalJuly 7 - Tropical Storm Chantal develops 865 miles east of Barbados.July 10 - Dissipates into a tropical wave about 230 miles east-southeast of Jamaica. They were embedded in a large area of storms where cloud top temperatures were as cold as or colder than minus 70 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 56.6 degrees Celsius).

But the storm is far from land and no coastal watches or warning are in effect.

A tropical wave about to move off the coast of Africa has piqued the interest of the National Hurricane Center, which is giving it a 20 percent chance of development over the next five days. Four deaths are reported in the Dominican Republic, according to the country's government.

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

This is the second highest rainfall total from a tropical cyclone in the USA since 1950. It is later downgraded to a tropical storm and moves west out over the Pacific Ocean.

Tropical Storm BillJune 15, 2015 - Tropical Storm Bill forms in the northwest Gulf of Mexico.June 16, 2015 - Makes landfall on Matagorda Island, Texas.June 17, 2015 - Is downgraded to a tropical depression.

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