CURRENT TROPICAL CYCLONES:
There are no active tropical cyclones at this time
Here’s a satellite image of the Atlantic Ocean
A broad area of low pressure is expected to form over the western Caribbean Sea in a few days.
Environmental conditions are forecast to be conducive for some development thereafter, and a tropical depression could form late this week or this weekend while the system moves slowly west-northwestward over the northwestern Caribbean Sea.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…near 0 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days…medium…50 percent
WSI satellite image of the Caribbean Sea
Gulf of Mexico:
Latest satellite image of the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico