By PDC’s Senior Weather
Specialist Glenn James
The Pacific Disaster Center’s (PDC Global) Wednesday, July 5, 2023, Tropical Cyclone Activity Report…for the Pacific Ocean, the Indian Ocean, and adjacent Seas
Current Tropical Cyclones:
Northeast Pacific Ocean:
>>> Offshore of Southwestern Mexico:
A broad area of low pressure located several hundred miles south of southwestern Mexico is producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms.
Environmental conditions are forecast to be conducive for gradual development of this system, and a tropical depression will likely form by this weekend while it moves generally west-northwestward, off the coast of mainland Mexico.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…medium…50 percent
* Formation chance through 7 days…high…80 percent
>>> Offshore of Southern Mexico:
A broad area of low pressure could form a few hundred miles south of the southern coast of Mexico early next week.
Some gradual development of this system is possible thereafter while it moves generally westward to west-northwestward.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…near 0 percent
* Formation chance through 7 days…low…30 percent
Central Pacific Ocean:
There are no tropical cyclones…nor any areas of disturbed weather under investigation by the Central Pacific Hurricane Center (CPHC)
Tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the next 7-days.
Western Pacific, Indian Ocean and adjacent Seas:
There are no tropical cyclones…nor any areas of disturbed weather under investigation by the Joint Typhoon Warning Center (JTWC)