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Tropical Cyclone Development - Gulf of Mexico
There is a HIGH (80%) chance of tropical cyclone development over the next 2 days.
· This system is expected to move generally northeastward and could bring some impacts to the northern Gulf Coast in the next 2 days.
· At this time impacts will be highly dependent on the development and eventual track
· Most likely time frame for impacts will be Friday afternoon through Saturday
o A farther west track will increase the impacts.
§ Heavy rain, strong winds, and high tide potential will increase and tropical watches may be issued.
o A farther east track could very well lead to very limited impacts.