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Tropical Weather Outlook
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
800 AM EDT Tue Aug 22 2023
For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical
Storm Franklin, located over the east-central Caribbean Sea, on
Tropical Depression Gert, located a few hundred miles east-southeast
of the northern Leeward Islands, and on Tropical Storm Harold,
located just offshore of south Texas.
1. Eastern Tropical Atlantic (AL92):
Disorganized showers and thunderstorms located a few hundred miles
west of the Cabo Verde Islands are associated with a tropical wave.
Environmental conditions appear generally conducive for gradual
development of this system, and a tropical depression could form
later this week or over the weekend while it moves
west-northwestward to northwestward across the eastern and central
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...20 percent.
* Formation chance through 7 days...medium...50 percent.
2. Central Tropical Atlantic:
The remnants of former Tropical Storm Emily are located over the
central tropical Atlantic several hundred miles east-northeast of
the Leeward Islands. Although development is unlikely in the next
day or so due to unfavorable environmental conditions, some
development is possible late this week or this weekend when the
system moves northward over the subtropical central Atlantic.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 7 days...low...20 percent.
Public Advisories on Tropical Storm Harold are issued under WMO
header WTNT34 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCPAT4.
Forecast/Advisories on Tropical Storm Harold are issued
under WMO header WTNT24 KNHC and under AWIPS header MIATCMAT4.