Transcript for Tropical storm watch along the Carolinas
There is a new tropical threat off the American coast. The system brewing along the Carolinas. Take a look. Tropical storm watches and warnings posted at this hour. Our weather team tracking possible heavy rain and rip currents from Georgia all the way to Virginia before this system heads out to sea. And the disaster here in Texas causing a ripple effect. Exxon closing one of its centers. Gas prices are expected to spike 20 to 40 cents per gallon and could remain that way for two weeks.
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