Transcript for Tropical Storm Joaquin Forms in the Atlantic
and we'll discuss that ahead. weather punch. We're already seeing dangerous floods and overnight this tropical storm forming. Two separate entities that we're watching. You can see the tropical storm way out in the atlantic here. Then it's the tropical moisture that's been affecting Florida and you could see some of the video, what it's done, close to a foot from nav er, thank you. To that emergency landing overnight, a flight from new York to Ireland forced to turn around minutes after taking off, problems with the landing gear sparking a fire in the brakes. ABC's David Kerley is at Reagan national airport with the latest. Good morning, David. Reporter: Good morning, robin. It was an important system on the 757 that started leaking and pilots knew that landing was not going to be Normal. Soon after its sunset takeoff from JFK to Ireland, the aer lingus crew knew something was wrong, a leak, that meant the pilots didn't have full control over the wing flaps and landing doors so the return to JFK with 115 on board would be hot, faster than Normal. When they touched down, trouble. Rescue 1, sir, we have a confirmed fire. It just looked like a sci-fi movie.
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