FLORIDA: Hurricane Center is monitoring two systems tracking the east coast


The peak of the hurricane season is approaching with two systems. One can turn into a tropical depression this weekend.

National Hurricane Center map for early Friday, August 6, 2021.


BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2021 MetroDesk Media, LLC) – A tropical depression could form in the Atlantic this weekend. It is one of two systems that, while early, appear to be trailing toward Florida.

According to meteorologists at the National Hurricane Center, the “red X” above has a 70 percent chance of education. The system marked with a “yellow†X has a 20 percent chance.

This is the early morning update from the NHC:

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

  1. A large area with unorganized showers and thunderstorms is just a few
    one hundred miles south-southeast of the Cabo Verde Islands is
    associated with a tropical wave interacting with a wider surface
    Trough. The environmental conditions appear reasonably conducive to
    gradual development, and a tropical depression is likely to form
    this weekend or early next week while the system is generally moving
    west-northwest across the eastern tropical Atlantic.
  • Educational opportunity over 48 hours … medium … 40 percent.
  • Educational opportunity over 5 days … high … 70 percent.
  1. A tropical wave continues over the central tropical Atlantic
    to produce some disorganized showers and thunderstorms. This system
    is expected to travel west-northwest at 10 to 15 miles per hour, and some
    Slow development is possible early next week if expected
    be near the Lesser Antilles.
  • Educational opportunity over 48 hours … low … almost 0 percent.
  • Chances of education over 5 days … low … 20 percent.

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