Tropical wave near Windward Islands has 10% formation chance

Storms are currently east of the Windward Islands

The tropical wave near the Windward Islands continues to have less favorable chances for development over the next five days.
The tropical wave near the Windward Islands continues to have less favorable chances for development over the next five days. (National Hurricane Center)

WINDWARD ISLANDS – The tropical wave near the Windward Islands continues to have less favorable chances for development over the next five days.

The current formation chance sits at 10%, according to the National Hurricane Center

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Showers and thunderstorms associated with the tropical wave are still east of the Windward Islands and moving west to the northwest around 5-10 mph.

By Thursday, it’s expected to move into an area with strong upper-level winds which are not as favorable for further development.


About the Author:

Emmy Award Winning Meteorologist Samara Cokinos joined the News 6 team in September 2017. In her free time, she loves running and being outside.