Humberto is forecast to become a hurricane by Sunday night but is expected to stay offshore of Florida's eastern coast as it moves toward open waters.
But officials caution the list is preliminary and many people could just be unable to connect with loved ones.
At 11 am EDT, an almost stationary Humberto was located 45 kilometres east-northeast of Great Abaco Island, according to the US National Hurricane Center.
Portions of the coasts of Florida and Georgia will see 1 to 2 inches of rain.
"The weather system will slow down logistics," said Carl Smith, spokesman for the National Emergency Management Agency.
"Our team is back at work to support the population and relief organisations. Food and materials have been secured in newly erected prefabricated storage depots," Verhoosel said in a statement.
He said thousands of people continue to need food, water and shelter, and UN humanitarian agencies are on the ground to help them.
"If we don't reverse the situation we'll see tragedies like this one multiplying and becoming more and more intense, more frequent," Guterres said. "Climate change is running faster than what we are. We need to reverse this trend.
Former Bahamian prime minister Hubert Ingraham said earlier this week he feared the final death toll could be in the hundreds.Read more: TRT World
Potential Tropical Storm Humberto bringing wind, rain to Bahamas, Florida just after Hurricane DorianFortunately, the storm is not forecasted to create storm surges, which can be one of the deadliest parts of a tropical storm or hurricane. TRUMP Is my Weatherman......what does he say? Looks like it might hit Alabama. I understand that it may go as far west as Oklahoma. Trump is getting out his trusty sharpie!
Tropical Storm Humberto gets closer to the area devastated by a hurricane in the Bahamas Tropical Storm Humberto gets closer to the area devastated by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas Son of a PRIEST accepts ISLAM yeah the hamster and the cat eyes are always 2 get her. Is it going to hit Alabama?
Bahamas, Still Reeling From Dorian, Braces for Tropical Storm HumbertoThe Bahamas , where rescue workers are still searching for about 1,300 missing people after Hurricane Dorian , are now bracing for Tropical Storm Humberto Davey Jones must be given a share. they need to build I think category 5+ hurricane shelters capable of accommodating all of their people.
The Latest: Tropical Storm Humberto forms near BahamasMCLEAN'S TOWN, Bahamas (AP) — The latest on the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian in the northern Bahamas (all times local): 10:55 p.m. A tropical depression near the Bahamas has... damn....even weather gets depressed bro damn...stay safe all, plz. cool name