Tropical Weather Outlook and Summary
Issued by NWS
ABNT20 KNHC 021146
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
800 AM EDT FRI OCT 2 2015
For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane
Joaquin, located near the central Bahamas.
A non-tropical area of low pressure over the central Atlantic about
850 miles southeast of Bermuda is producing winds of gale force.
Showers and thunderstorms continue to show signs of organization,
and environmental conditions are forecast to be conducive for the
low to acquire subtropical or tropical characteristics during the
next day or so while it moves generally northward. Upper-level
winds are forecast to be too strong for further development by
Sunday. Information on this system can be found in High Seas
Forecasts issued by the National Weather Service.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...high...80 percent
* Formation chance through 5 days...high...80 percent
High Seas Forecasts issued by the National Weather Service can be
found under AWIPS header NFDHSFAT1, WMO header FZNT01 KWBC, and
on the Web at http://www.opc.ncep.noaa.gov/shtml/NFDHSFAT1.shtml.