For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Storm Jerry, located a few hundred miles west-southwest of Bermuda,
on Tropical Storm Karen, located near Puerto Rico and the U.S.
Virgin Islands, and on Tropical Storm Lorenzo, located over the
eastern tropical Atlantic.
1. A weak area of low pressure centered near the northwest coast of the
Yucatan peninsula is producing a small area of disorganized showers
and thunderstorms. Some slow development of the low is possible
while it moves westward at 5 to 10 mph across the southwestern Gulf
of Mexico during the next few days. The disturbance is expected to
move inland over northeastern Mexico late Friday or Saturday.
Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent.
Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent.