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Tropical Depression 14 forms in Caribbean

System joins 2 others in tropics

Tropical Depression 14.
Tropical Depression 14. (WKMG)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Tropical Depression 14 formed Thursday morning in the Caribbean.

It’s located 100 miles east southeast of Cabo Gracias A Dios on the Nicaragua-Honduras border and is expected to move near or over extreme northern Nicaragua and northeastern Honduras, including the Bay Islands, on Friday and approach the east coast of the Yucatán Peninsula of Mexico on Saturday, according to the Hurricane Center.

The system will not impact Florida.

Tropical Depression 14.
Tropical Depression 14. (WKMG)

The next two named storms will be called Laura and Marco.

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It joins Tropical Depression 13 and another wave off Africa as the tropics heat up.


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