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Two More Tracking West

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Florida - Tuesday September 13, 2022: The National Hurricane Center is watching two new disturbances heading west in the tropical Atlantic.

Central Tropical Atlantic - Disturbance 1

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a tropical wave located about 1000 miles east of the Lesser Antilles have changed little in organization since this morning. Although environmental conditions are only marginally conducive, some gradual development of this system is possible over the next few days. A tropical depression could form while the system moves westward to west-northwestward over the tropical Atlantic and approaches the Leeward Islands on Friday.

* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...30 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...medium...40 percent.

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Eastern Tropical Atlantic - Disturbance 2

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a tropical wave passing near the Cabo Verde Islands have diminished and become more limited today. Environmental Conditions are forecast to remain only marginally favorable during the next several days, and the chance for development appears to be decreasing. The system is forecast to move westward to west-northwestward across the eastern and central tropical Atlantic through the end of the week.

* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...10 percent.

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