TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK

NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

200 PM EDT THU AUG 23 2012

 

FOR THE NORTH ATLANTIC, CARIBBEAN SEA AND THE GULF OF MEXICO…

 

THE NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER IS ISSUING ADVISORIES ON TROPICAL

STORM ISAAC…LOCATED ABOUT 165 MILES SOUTH OF SAN JUAN PUERTO

RICO…AND RECENTLY UPGRADED TROPICAL STORM JOYCE LOCATED ABOUT

1305 MILES EAST OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS.

 

SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY REMAINS MINIMAL IN ASSOCIATION

WITH A TROPICAL WAVE LOCATED BETWEEN THE WEST COAST OF AFRICA AND

THE CAPE VERDE ISLANDS.  ANY DEVELOPMENT OF THIS DISTURBANCE IS

EXPECTED TO BE SLOW TO OCCUR…AND THIS SYSTEM HAS A LOW CHANCE…

10 PERCENT…OF BECOMING A TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT 48

HOURS AS IT MOVES GENERALLY WESTWARD AT ABOUT 15 MPH.

 

ELSEWHERE…TROPICAL CYCLONE FORMATION IS NOT EXPECTED DURING THE

NEXT 48 HOURS.