A Tropical Wave is located near 8N, 32W and moving westward near 17 mph. It has a well-defined circulation with limited shower and thunderstorm activity. Model guidance support for development is relatively weak. However, forecasters think it has a 25 percent chance of development over the next 7 days as it continues westward. It could be in the vicinity of the Lesser Antilles by early next week.
The Department of Disaster Management will continue to monitor the wave and provide updates when necessary.
Persons at home and abroad are encouraged to download the DDM’s Alert app in the Apple App store or Google Play store to receive updates of any hazards affecting the Territory.