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FIRST TROPICAL WAVE FOR 2023

FIRST TROPICAL WAVE FOR 2023

May 16, 202346Views

The first tropical wave for 2o23 has come off the coast of Africa. According to the forecaster Chan of the NWS National Hurricane Centre in a Tropical Weather Discussion, states that an eastern Atlantic tropical wave is near 16W from the coast of Guinea-Bissau and southward, and moving westward near 10 kts. Widely scattered moderate convection is noted near the wave from 07N to 08N between the Sierra Leone coast and 16W.

( Photo by National Hurricane Centre https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/satellite.php )