Tropical Weather Outlook and Summary
Issued by NWS
ABNT20 KNHC 180540
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
200 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016
For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Storm Fiona located over the central tropical Atlantic.
A tropical wave is forecast to move off of the coast of Africa on
Saturday. Development, if any, of this system is expected to be
slow to occur as the wave moves generally westward through a
marginally favorable environment.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...10 percent