Tropical Weather Outlook

Tropical Weather Outlook

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL

100 PM EST Wed Nov 18 2020

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


REGWEA4.jpgThe National Hurricane Center has issued the last advisory on the remnants of Iota, located inland over El Salvador.

1. A broad area of low pressure could form in a day or so over the southwestern Caribbean Sea. Development, if any, of this system is expected to slow to occur during the next several days while the it moves slowly west-southwestward or westward across the southwestern Caribbean Sea. Regardless of tropical cyclone formation, areas of heavy rain are possible during the next several days from Nicaragua southward across Central America and into Colombia. These rains could cause new flooding concerns, especially across previously inundated areas.

* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.

* Formation chance through 5 days...low...10 percent.

2. A non-tropical area of low pressure could form between the Bahamas and Bermuda by early next week. The system could gradually develop subtropical characteristics through the middle of next week while it moves northeastward.

* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.

* Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent.

Forecaster Blake