Atlantic Weather Update Hurricane Julia 2022 fresh update that the circulation associated with an area of low pressure located a few hundred miles west-southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands is becoming better defined,
and the associated shower and thunderstorm activity has become more concentrated near the low’s center.
A short-lived tropical depression is likely to form later today or tonight before upper-level winds increase and become too hostile for further development on Wednesday.
The low is forecast to move northwestward at about 10 mph over the eastern tropical Atlantic during the next couple of days. It has a high (80 percent) chance of formation in the next 48 hours and in the next 5 days.
A broad area of low pressure located a couple of hundred miles east of the southern Windward Islands is producing an area of showers and thunderstorms to the southeast of an ill-defined center.
Upper-level winds are likely to become more conducive for development, and a tropical depression could form during the next couple of days,
if the system stays far enough away from land while moving westward at about 15 mph across the Windward Islands and southeastern Caribbean Sea.
Conditions appear to become more conducive for development later this week when the system reaches the central and western Caribbean Sea.
Regardless of development, locally heavy rainfall and gusty winds are expected over portions of the Windward Islands tonight and Wednesday. Interests in the Windward Islands, the ABC Islands, and the northern coast of Venezuela should monitor the progress of this system.
An Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft is currently investigating this system. It has a medium (40 percent) chance of formation during the next 48 hours and a high (70 percent) chance in the next 5 days. Friends please share the taste post thank you very much.