Tropical Weather Outlook

Tropical Weather Outlook

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL

800 AM EDT Sat Aug 1 2020

 

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

 

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane Isaias, located just east of Andros Island in the central Bahamas, and on Tropical Depression Ten, located over the far eastern Atlantic to the northeast of the Cabo Verde Islands.

 

  1. A westward-moving tropical wave located about 600 miles east of the northern Leeward Islands continues to produce disorganized showers and thunderstorms. Environmental conditions are forecast to become more conducive for development in a day or two, and a tropical depression could form early next week. This system is forecast to turn northwestward and then northward over the western Atlantic, passing north of the Leeward Islands through the middle of next week.

* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent.

* Formation chance through 5 days...medium...60 percent.