For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Storm Dorian, located a couple of hundred miles east-southeast of
the Lesser Antilles.
1. An elongated area of low pressure located about 275 miles south-
southeast of Cape Hatteras, North Carolina has become a little
better organized overnight. Environmental conditions appear
conducive for additional gradual development, and a tropical or
subtropical cyclone is likely to form later today or Tuesday while
the system moves slowly northeastward well offshore of the
United States east coast. The reconnaissance aircraft mission for
today has been canceled.
Formation chance through 48 hours...high...80 percent.
Formation chance through 5 days...high...80 percent.