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ABNT20 KNHC 182332
TWOAT

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
800 PM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on recently
downgraded Tropical Storm Edouard, located several hundred miles
west-northwest of the western Azores.

A broad area of low pressure, associated with a tropical wave, is
located just off of the west coast of Africa.  Shower and
thunderstorm activity is currently disorganized, and any development
of this system should be slow to occur while it moves slowly
west-northwestward to northwestward over the eastern tropical
Atlantic during the next several days.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent.

A broad area of low pressure could form off of the east coast of
Florida over the weekend. This system will have some potential to
acquire tropical or subtropical characteristics while it moves
northeastward near or offshore of the southeastern coast of the
United States.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent.

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Forecaster Cangialosi



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