Tropical storm warning issued for US East Coast forward of potential cyclone

MIAMI — A tropical storm warning was issued Thursday from coastal North Carolina to Delaware forward of a possible tropical cyclone that’s headed towards the East Coast.

The Nationwide Hurricane Heart introduced “Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen” on Thursday morning. The disturbance was positioned about 370 miles southeast of Charleston, South Carolina, forecasters stated, and shifting north at 9 mph.

The tropical storm warning is in impact from Cape Worry, North Carolina, to Fenwick Island, Delaware. It additionally consists of the Chesapeake Bay south of Smith Level, and Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds.