Bahamas, July 31, 2017 – MARINERS AND BOATERS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR POTENTIAL WATERSPOUTS. MEANWHILE, RESIDENTS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR THE RISK OF LOCALIZED FLOODING DURING HEAVY AND PROLONGED RAINFALL EVENTS.
GENERAL SITUATIONS: MID TO UPPER LEVEL TROUGHING CONTINUES TO TRIGGER POCKETS OF UNSETTLED WEATHER ACROSS THE NORTHWEST AND CENTRAL BAHAMAS TODAY.
NORTHWEST AND CENTRAL BAHAMAS: WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
SOUTHEAST BAHAMAS & Turks and Caicos: ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
There are two tropical waves under watch…
A tropical wave located several hundred miles west-southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands continues to produce a large area of cloudiness and disorganized shower activity. Some slow development of this broad disturbance is possible and it is moving W to WNW at 15mph
Two: A well-defined, non-tropical low pressure system has developed over the northeastern Gulf of Mexico about 100 miles south-southwest of Apalachicola, Florida. The system moves inland over the central Florida peninsula on Tuesday, and into the western Atlantic by Wednesday. Locally heavy rainfall across portions of central and northeastern Florida is expected during the next couple of days.