As Hurricane Michael begins to pound the Florida panhandle cruise lines are monitoring developments. There could be further impacts to ship itineraries and ports as the storm continues north through the U.S. east coast.
Hurricane Michael continues to intensify as it moves north through the Gulf of Mexico straight for the Florida panhandle.
Hurricane Michael is forming in the Western Caribbean and is gaining strength as the storm moves into the Gulf of Mexico.
Tropical Storm Michael has formed in the western Caribbean and is a cause for concern for thousands of cruise passengers.
Tropical Storm Kirk has redeveloped and is heading towards the Lesser Antilles in the eastern Caribbean.
Carnival Cruise Line is monitoring all the active storms in the Atlantic and the Caribbean right now including the major category 4 Hurricane Florence.
Royal Caribbean has only had one ship so far affected by Hurricane Florence which includes an overnight.
Hurricane Isaac is heading towards the eastern Caribbean and at least one Carnival cruise ship has now been forced to change itinerary.
Right now major cruise lines are keeping their ships away from Tropical Storm Florence which is set to become a major Hurricane in the Atlantic and Hurricane Olivia in the Pacific.