By PDC’s Senior Weather
Specialist Glenn James
There are no active tropical cyclones
Central Eastern Pacific well offshore of Southwestern Mexico:
A trough of low pressure located several hundred miles southwest of
the coast of Mexico continues to produce a broad area of disorganized showers and thunderstorms.
Environmental conditions could support some slow development while this system moves little during the next several days.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…10 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days…low…20 percent
South of the Gulf of Tehuantepec:
A broad area of low pressure is forecast to form around midweek a
few hundred miles south of the Gulf of Tehuantepec.
Gradual development is possible thereafter, and a tropical depression could form late this week or this weekend while the system moves slowly
westward at 5 to 10 mph.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…near 0 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days…medium…40 percent
Western Pacific Ocean
There are no active tropical cyclones…nor any areas of disturbed weather being investigated by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center