Thu Sep 14 2017 03:52 AM
HURRICANE Maria Lounge

A vigorous wave now in the central-eastern Tropical Atlantic roughly 650 miles southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands at the time of this post is showing some initial signs of organization, with deep convection curling in towards a broad center.

As of the 8:00PM Sep 13 NHC Tropical Weather Outlook, this disturbance was given a 30% chance of development within 5 days, and this may be conservative.

Movement is generally westward at around 15mph.

This wave has been Invest tagged, 96L, and the title has been updated.

Maria is now a hurricane and the title has been updated. - Ciel

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