Tropical Depression Forms South East of Lesser Antilles

National Hurricane Center (NHC): At 1100 AM AST (1500 UTC), the center of newly formed Tropical Depression Five was located near latitude 10.4 North, longitude 47.9 West. The depression is moving toward the west near 12 mph (19 km/h) and this general motion is expected to continue today.

A turn toward the west-northwest is forecast on Sunday, and that motion is expected to continue through Tuesday. On the forecast track, the tropical cyclone is expected to be near the central Lesser Antilles on Tuesday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts. Gradual strengthening is forecast during the next few days, and the depression is forecast to become a tropical storm later tonight or on Sunday.

NOAA – Atlantic Tropical Depression Five – Storm Wind Probabilities

NOAA – Atlantic Tropical Depression Five – Satellite View


  1. With hurricanes Allen, Guy and Gale ravaging the country day in and day out, I hope St. Lucia is spared a natural disaster.

  2. You have nothing more than to say you son of a hiheperpetual ass when the shit Hits the fan you’ll sure count your blessings idiot

    • Mr. Joe, that’s your best pathetic response. You 43% preschooler, when you don’t even deny that Allen, Gale and Guy ravaging the country. Guess in all good conscience you cannot. So who is the son of the ass and idiot, the one making the valid point or the one resorting to insults because he cannot defend his bosses from the truth?

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