It is remotely possible that a tropical storm forming far out in the Atlantic will turn into a hurricane named Isaac and track over Tampa as Republicans gather their for their presidential nominating convention. The odds of this happening are long, but stormwatchers are paying attention. So are ironists.
Philip Bump reports for Grist August 21, 2012.
"Tropical Storm Isaac Forms, Forecast To Become Hurricane; Could Strike Florida Or Gulf Coast" (Capital Weather Gang/Washington Post)
National Hurricane Center Warnings for Tropical Storm Isaac
"Tropical Storm Isaac on GOP convention radar" (Associated Press)
Source: Grist, 08/22/2012