Potential Tropical Cyclone Eighteen

Potential Tropical Cyclone Eighteen

The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Potential Tropical Cyclone Eighteen.  The disturbance is in the northwestern Caribbean Sea, according to the National Hurricane Center.

It's expected to bring the potential for heavy showers over South Florida on Saturday.

Tropical storm warnings are posted for western Cuba and the northwestern Bahamas.

SUMMARY OF 500 PM EDT...2100 UTC...INFORMATION
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LOCATION...17.5N 84.5W
ABOUT 305 MI...490 KM SSW OF THE ISLE OF YOUTH
ABOUT 415 MI...670 KM SSW OF HAVANA CUBA
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS...40 MPH...65 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT...NNW OR 330 DEGREES AT 6 MPH...9 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE...1006 MB...29.71 INCHES

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