June 26, 2006
NHC sees no Atlantic tropical storms through Tuesday
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. National Hurricane Center
does not expect a tropical storm to develop through Tuesday.
In an outlook at 5:30 a.m. EDT (0930 GMT), the NHC said
there was a "broad and diffuse area of low pressure" over the
Florida peninsula coupled with "an upper-level low" over the
northwestern Bahamas that will probably continue to produce
showers and thunderstorms over Florida during the next couple
of days as it moves northward.
development" of a small area of low pressure about 1,075 miles
east-southeast of the southern Windward Islands (Martinique,
Saint Lucia, Barbados, Saint Vincent, The Grenadines, Grenada,
and Trinidad and Tobago).
Separately, the NHC pointed to a couple of tropical waves
in the Atlantic and Caribbean but said it did not expect any
tropical storms to form through Tuesday.
The Center will call the next storm Beryl.