Tropical Weather Outlook

Tropical Weather Outlook

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
800 AM EDT Tue Jul 4 2017

For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:

1. Early morning satellite images indicate that the cloud pattern associated with the low pressure system located about 800 miles west-southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands has not changed very much in organization. Environmental conditions, however, are favourable for a tropical depression or a tropical storm to form within the next 24 hours or so while the low moves westward or west-northwest at 10 to 15 mph across the tropical Atlantic.

* Formation chance through 48 hours…high…70 percent.

* Formation chance through 5 days…high…80 percent.

Forecaster Avila

Source: The Daily Herald