Tracking the Tropics

Good morning from Gray. Here's a look at some of the stories you will want to catch before you leave the house on 12 News Today.

We are tracking what is now Hurricane Cristobal hanging over the Atlantic. The storm is packing powerful wind gusts that could make a big impact if your headed to the beach this holiday weekend. Andrew has an update.

Plus, we continue to follow up on all the latest developments coming out of Fort Lee. We are working to learn the identity of the soldier who officials say killed herself on base.

Consumer Alert: More than two million bean bag chairs are being recalled this morning after two children suffocate to death. The zippers on the Ace Bayou Corporation's chairs can be opened and children can then crawl inside, get trapped and suffocate or choke on the foam beads.

Join us for these stories and more, plus breaking news as it happens on 12 News Today from 4:30-7am. We are up to the minute, the minute you're up.