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Jun
13
2018

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

There are no active tropical cyclones at the time of this writing

PDC Disaster Alert, displaying a tropical disturbance with a low chance of developing

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An area of disturbed weather, being referred to as Invest 91L, may bring a surge of tropical moisture up towards Louisiana and Texas later this week…although the chance of development will remain low.

According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC)A surface trough over the northwestern Caribbean Sea and the Yucatan Peninsula continues to produce disorganized showers and thunderstorms.

This area of disturbed weather, accompanied by strong gusty winds, is expected to move west-northwestward across the Yucatan Peninsula and over the southwestern Gulf of Mexico on Thursday.

Environmental conditions could become slightly more conducive for some development of this disturbance when it moves across the southwestern Gulf of Mexico on Friday and this weekend.

* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…near 0 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days…low…20 percent

 

Atlantic Ocean

There are no current tropical cyclones

NOAA satellite image of the Atlantic

Caribbean Sea

There are no current tropical cyclones

NOAA satellite image of the Caribbean Sea

Gulf of Mexico

There are no current tropical cyclones

Latest satellite image of the Gulf of Mexico

 

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