TD #3 Forms
06:41 AM EDT - 04 August 2000
Well as expected, the wave mentioned in the last article is now tropical depression #3 and is expected to become tropical storm Alberto by the end of today. This depression at 5am was located near latitude 12.2 north, longitude 22.7 west. It is moving toward the west near 18 mph. Maximum sustained winds 35 mph with higher gusts.
Satellite images at: [N.A. visible] (visible -- Daytime Only) [N.A. infrared] (infrared), and [N.A. water vapor] (water vapor)--Nasa source.Some Forecast models: (NGM, AVN, MRF, ECMWF, ETA)