located 400 miles southeast of the southern Cabo Verde Islands
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The National Hurricane Center is currently monitoring a potential tropical depression developing off the Cabo Verde Islands on Tuesday.
The tropical wave is accompanied by a well-defined low pressure system, located about 400 miles southeast of the southern Cabo Verde Islands.
The system continues to show signs of organization and environmental conditions are conducive to the formation of a tropical depression over the next two days, with the system generally moving west at around 15 mph across the eastern tropical Atlantic ocean.
The National Hurricane Center predicts the system will have a 70% chance of developing into a tropical depression over the next two days and a 90% chance over the next five days.
The next named storm named Atlantic will be Odette.
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