Central American storm may turn to tropical depression in coming days

Tropical wave could affect western Caribbean

Those from Appalachicola to the Gulf coasts of Alabama and MS need to closely monitor the forecast, this system could potentially be a hurricane in the Gulf.

We will continue to track it closely and will keep you updated. If this does become a named storm, it will be Tropical Storm Michael. The system will remain a tropical storm for the next several days with little change in strength. It is expected to strengthen into a tropical storm by Sunday night. Heavy rainfall should hit the western portions of Cuba as it moves north. Beginning Monday and continuing through Thursday, the chance of showers jumps up to 60 to 70 percent.

As of Saturday it was moving north and posed a 90 percent chance of development within five days.

The area in red indicates where this system is likely to develop.

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Potential Tropical Cyclone Fourteen now sits in the northern Caribbean.

Satellite-derived wind data indicate that the maximum sustained winds have increased to near 35 miles per hour (55 km/h) with higher gusts. The tropical system will approach the Gulf Coast just as the cold front pushes in to approach the Gulf on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Leslie continues to churn in the mid-Atlantic - and even though it is no threat to land, it will impact the US coast this weekend. Highs in the upper 80s, feeling warm in the sun.

Happy Saturday night! While you're enjoying your weekend, things are looking to become busy in the world of weather.

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