Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Eastern Pacific Ocean: Tropical storm 17e (Rick), located approximately 1428 nm southeast of San Diego, is tracking north-northwestward at 05 knots.
Ivory Coast – At least 4 people have died and several were injured after heavy rain caused flooding and severe material damage in parts of the city of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) in West Africa. Heavy rain caused buildings to collapse as well as flooding and landslides in several parts of the city. Roads were blocked and vehicles left stranded in flood waters.