Tropical Weather Outlook
Statement as of 2:00 PM EDT on October 6, 2015

For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of mexico:

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Hurricane
Joaquin, located about 700 miles south-southwest of Cape Race,

A tropical wave located about 700 miles east of the Leeward Islands
is producing an elongated area of showers and thunderstorms.
Upper-level winds are forecast to remain unfavorable for tropical
cyclone formation for the next couple of days, but they could
become a little more conducive by the end of the week and over the
weekend. However, any development of this disturbance should be slow
to occur while it moves west-northwestward to northwestward at 15 to
20 mph over the next several days.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent
* formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent

forecaster Stewart

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