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Feb
20
2011

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Atlantic / Caribbean / Gulf of Mexico

There are no active tropical cyclones in the Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, or Gulf of Mexico

 

PDC Global Hazards Atlas showing the Gulf of Mexico, the Caribbean Sea, and the Atlantic Ocean with TRMM 3-hour precipitation accumulations.

Tropical Weather Outlook

NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

200 PM EDT Thursday October 20 2011

FOR THE NORTH ATLANTIC…CARIBBEAN SEA AND THE GULF OF MEXICO…

THE AREA OF DISTURBED WEATHER CENTERED ABOUT 1000 MILES EAST OF THE SOUTHERN WINDWARD ISLANDS HAS NOT BECOME ANY BETTER ORGANIZED DURING THE PAST SEVERAL HOURS. THIS SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO MOVE LITTLE DURING THE NEXT DAY OR SO…WITH A LOW CHANCE…10 PERCENT…OF BECOMING A TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS.

CLOUDINESS AND SHOWERS OVER THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN SEA ARE ASSOCIATED WITH A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE CENTERED BETWEEN THE EASTERN TIP OF HONDURAS AND JAMAICA. ALTHOUGH SURFACE PRESSURES ARE NOT FALLING AT THIS TIME…ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS ARE FAVORABLE FOR SLOW DEVELOPMENT.  THIS SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO MOVE LITTLE AND HAS A LOW CHANCE…20 PERCENT…OF BECOMING A TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS.

ELSEWHERE…TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION IS NOT EXPECTED DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS.

NHC graphical Tropical Weather Outlook Map – Shows the two areas of disturbed weather discussed above.

Atlantic Ocean

There are no active tropical cyclones

NOAA satellite image of the Atlantic

Caribbean Sea

There are no active tropical cyclones

NOAA satellite image of the Caribbean Sea

Gulf of Mexico

There are no active tropical cyclones

Latest satellite image of the Gulf of Mexico