The Cape Verde hurricane factory is in machine gun mode. Firing a succession of storms across the tropical Atlantic as fast as it can.
Gaston is forecast to hit the Leewards next week and there is enough uncertainty as to its track to make everyone nervous, even as far south as Grenada.
Hermine ,that yellow splodge, is even more worrying as she may come south of the usual track.
Ah well time to move to hurricane DEVCON 2 and recheck the engine, anchor winch and passage plans to safe hurricane holes.