Tropical Storm Florence forms in eastern Atlantic Ocean

Tropical Storm Florence forms in eastern Atlantic Ocean

Stay tuned to Space Coast Daily this Labor Day weekend for information regarding these tropical systems and your local forecasts. But shear is forecast to decrease in the weeks ahead, leaving open the possibility for more powerful storms. On average, the sixth named storm forms on September 6. Regardless, even though this tropical wave will bring a higher chance of rain through the beginning of next week it won't be all that different from the types of storms we have seen recently.

The National Hurricane Center is giving it a 10 percent chance of developing into at least a tropical depression in the next five days in the Gulf.

The Met Éireann representative also mentioned that if such a storm does hit the North Atlantic, to the best of their knowledge, Ireland isn't likely to be affected. There are a couple of things that will need to be monitored, however, over the next few days. The National Hurricane Center introduced this product previous year to accommodate systems that develop and intensify near land.

The system is not forecast to affect the USA, but if predictions hold true it will be the sixth named storm of the season and the third hurricane, following the short-lived July hurricanes Beryl and Chris.

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Elsewhere, we are watching a tropical wave sitting near the Dominican Republic that is producing heavy rainfall across parts of the Caribbean.

Tropical activity this storm season has been normal in number of named storms and number of hurricanes. If this were to occur, it could limit swell potential for the East Coast (it would be far away), although not all models are suggesting the system will finish a complete recurvature through the Atlantic.

Seven-day forecast from the ECMWF.

The name after Florence is Gordon.

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