For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
1. A non-tropical low pressure area located several hundred miles
west-northwest of the Azores is producing a large area of gale to
storm-force winds. This system could acquire some subtropical
characteristics over the next couple of days while it moves
slowly southwestward to southward over slightly warmer waters.
Environmental conditions are expected to become unfavorable for any
further development by Thursday night when the low is forecast to
move back over colder waters. For more information of this system,
see High Seas Forecasts issued by the National Weather Service.
Formation chance through 48 hours...low...30 percent.
Formation chance through 5 days...low...30 percent.
High Seas Forecasts issued by the National Weather Service can be
found under AWIPS header NFDHSFAT1, WMO header FZNT01 KWBC, and
online at ocean.weather.gov/shtml/NFDHSFAT1.php.