Tropical Storm Gert Potential At 50 Percent

Tropical Storm Gert Potential August 9 2017
Tropical Storm Gert Potential August 9 2017
Tropical Storm Gert Possible
Tropical Storm Gert Possible

Cruise Ship Weather 

We are watching the Atlantic for possible Tropical Storm Gert.  Tropical Weather Outlook National Weather Service,  National Hurricane Center Miami FL advisory.

Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 200 PM EDT Wed Aug 9 2017.

“1. Shower and thunderstorm activity in association with a trough of low pressure located about 350 miles east of the northern Leeward Islands has continued to increase slightly in organization since yesterday.

While development should be slow to occur due to unfavorable environmental conditions, the environment is forecast to improve by this weekend while the trough moves northwestward over the western Atlantic. Formation chance through 48 hours, low, 10 percent. Formation chance through 5 days, medium, 50 percent.

2. Disorganized shower activity over the Bahamas is associated with a trough of low pressure. Although development appears unlikely, this system could bring areas of heavy rain to portions of the Bahamas and Florida during the next day or two. Formation chance through 48 hours, low, 10 percent. Formation chance through 5 days, low, 10 percent.”