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Aug
08
2013

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 displaying 3 hour precipitation accumulation with a tropical disturbance (circled in yellow) in the Caribbean Sea

PDC Global Hazards Atlas displaying 3 hour precipitation accumulation with a tropical disturbance (circled in yellow) in the Caribbean Sea

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) shows no active tropical cyclones. There is one area of disturbed weather moving across the Caribbean Sea, although it has a low chance (10%) of developing into a tropical cyclone during the next 48 hours…with a continued low 10% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone over the next five days. Otherwise, none of the hurricane models are suggesting any new tropical cyclone activity during the next week.

Tropical Weather Outlook

NWS TPC/NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

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

NHC graphical Tropical Weather Outlook Map

Atlantic Ocean

There are no active tropical cyclones

TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION IS NOT EXPECTED DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS

NOAA satellite image of the Atlantic

Caribbean Sea

There are no active tropical cyclones

A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM IS PRODUCING A SMALL AREA OF CLOUDINESS AND SHOWERS OVER THE SOUTHEASTERN CARIBBEAN SEA. ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS ARE NOT CONDUCIVE FOR DEVELOPMENT WHILE THE LOW MOVES WESTWARD AT 10 TO 15 MPH DURING THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS. THIS SYSTEM HAS A LOW CHANCE…10 PERCENT…OF BECOMING A TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS…AND A LOW CHANCE…10 PERCENT…OF BECOMING A TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT 5 DAYS.

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

NOAA satellite image of the Caribbean Sea

Gulf of Mexico

There are no active tropical cyclones

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

Latest satellite image of the Gulf of Mexico