By PDC’s Senior Weather
Specialist Glenn James
CURRENT TROPICAL CYCLONES:
There are no active tropical cyclones at the time of this writing
A tropical wave located over the central tropical Atlantic is producing a large area of disorganized showers and thunderstorms.
Environmental conditions appear conducive for development of this system over the next few days, and a tropical depression could form during the early to middle part of next week.
This system is forecast to move westward at 15 to 20 mph over the tropical Atlantic and approach the Windward Islands by early next week.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…20 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days…medium…60 percent