( cyclocane is a CYCLOne and hurriCANE tracker by hayley )
A large area of disorganized showers and thunderstorms, associated with a trough of low pressure, extends several hundred miles southwest of the southwestern coast of Mexico. Environmental conditions appear conducive for development, and a tropical depression is expected to form within the next few days before the system reaches cooler waters later this weekend. This system is forecast to move west-northwestward at 10 to 15 mph away from the coast of southwestern Mexico. * Formation chance through 48 hours...high...70 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...high...90 percent.
A trough of low pressure has developed just offshore the Pacific coast of Central America. Conditions are expected to be conducive for a low to develop from this trough over the next few days, and and a tropical depression is likely to form this weekend or early next week while the system moves generally west-northwestward offshore of the coast of Mexico. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...10 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...high...70 percent.
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