Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Storm Rene is located about 730 mi…1175 km wnw of the Cabo verde islands with maximum sustained winds…40 mph…65 km/h. Present movement…wnw or 285 degrees at 10 mph…17 km/h.
Tropical Storm Paulette is located about 935 mi…1505 km ene of the northern Leeward islands and about 1250 mi…2015 km se of Bermuda with maximum sustained winds…60 mph…95 km/h. Present movement…wnw or 290 degrees at 10 mph…17 km/h.
Algeria – At least one person died and hundreds of homes damaged after flash flooding in northern Algeria. The flooding came after stormy weather from 07 to 08 September brought heavy rainfall. Baraki in Algiers Province recorded 63.0 mm of rain in 24 hours to 08 September. Flooding also affected the capital, Algiers, and surrounding areas. Roads were inundated, causing severe traffic disruption in at least 5 municipalities.