Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Mon Aug 14 2017
For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Gert, located several hundred miles west-southwest of Bermuda.
1. Shower and thunderstorm activity associated with a broad trough of low pressure southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands has increased since last night. Environmental conditions are expected to be generally conducive for development of this disturbance for the next several days while it moves westward at about 15 mph over the tropical Atlantic. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...20 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...medium...60 percent.
Post by thibodauxwx on Aug 14, 2017 10:39:28 GMT -6
the 12 Z GFS is running, it's out to 222 hours, has nothing on 91L at all. The euro has been pretty good this year so far, It's a little frightening that it's bringing a developing storm into the gulf on August 24th. lets see if it nails this one,