TUESDAY EVENING UPDATE: The Atlantic Basin has been pretty quiet over the past few weeks, but that is now changing. We have three areas of potential development.
The first spot to watch is a wave along the coast of Africa, currently producing showers and storms.. The wave will move WNW with slow development over the next couple of days. It will likely enter unfavorable environmental conditions by early next week. Chance of Development… 48 hours: 0%… 7 days: 30%.
The second spot is another wave, interacting with a trough of low pressure, southwest of the Cabe Verde Islands. Some slow development is possible here over the next several days as it moves towards the west. Chance of Development… 48 hours: 10%… 7 days: 30%.
The third spot to watch is in the Gulf of Mexico, where a broad area of low pressure could form early next week. Slow development is possible as it drifts towards the western coast of the Gulf of Mexico. Chance of Development… 48 hours: 0%… 7 days: 20%.