PHILIPSBURG:— At 1100 AM (1500 UTC), the potential tropical cyclone was centered near latitude 13.8
North, longitude 53.7 West or about 690 miles east-southeast of St. Maarten. The system is moving toward the west near 23 mph (37 km/h). This general motion should continue for the next several days. On this forecast track, the system is forecast to move through the our
the region on Wednesday.
Maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph (65 km/h) with higher gusts. Some strengthening is expected during the next 48 hours and the system is forecast to become a tropical storm tonight or Wednesday.