Tropical Cyclone 11L (Josephine)…is located 375 miles east of the northern Leeward Islands
Tropical Cyclone 12L (Kyle)…is located 250 miles east-southeast of Atlantic City, New Jersey
Atlantic Ocean:Tropical Cyclone Josephine
According to the NHC Advisory 14…Josephine is moving toward the west-northwest near 16 mph (26 km/h), and this general motion is expected to continue for the next couple of days followed by a turn toward the northwest late this weekend or early next week.
On the forecast track, the center of Josephine is expected to pass to the northeast of the Leeward Islands over the weekend.
Recent satellite wind data indicate that the maximum sustained winds are near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts.
Little change in strength is expected through Saturday. After that, Josephine is expected to weaken as it encounters unfavorable upper-level winds.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles (130 km) from the center.
HAZARDS AFFECTING LAND RAINFALL:
Josephine is expected to cause storm-total rainfall of 1 to 3 inches over portions of the northern Leeward Islands, the Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico. Isolated minor flooding is possible in Puerto Rico through Monday.
Tropical Cyclone Kyle
According to the NHC Advisory 2…Kyle is moving toward the east-northeast near 16 mph (26 km/h). A slightly faster east-northeastward or eastward motion is expected during the next few days. Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 45 mph (75 km/h) with higher gusts. Some additional strengthening is possible during the next day or so. Kyle is forecast to become post-tropical by Sunday night. Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 105 miles (165 km) from the center.
What the computer models are showing
Here’s a satellite image of the Atlantic Ocean
WSI satellite image of the Caribbean Sea
Latest satellite image of the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico
Gulf of Mexico:
Latest satellite image of the Gulf of Mexico