Two To Watch: It's Mid-August In South Florida

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The quiet storm season may yield some action as two new storms have the potential of forming over the next few days. According to the National Hurricane Center:

TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK

NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL

200 AM EDT WED AUG 14 2013

FOR THE NORTH ATLANTIC...CARIBBEAN SEA AND THE GULF OF MEXICO...

A TROPICAL WAVE OVER THE WESTERN CARIBBEAN SEA IS PRODUCING

DISORGANIZED SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY EXTENDING FROM

CENTRAL AMERICA NORTHEASTWARD TO JAMAICA AND EASTERN CUBA.

ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS APPEAR CONDUCIVE FOR SOME DEVELOPMENT OF

THIS DISTURBANCE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS AS IT MOVES

NORTHWESTWARD AT 10 TO 15 MPH TOWARD THE YUCATAN PENINSULA AND

SOUTHERN GULF OF MEXICO. UPPER-LEVEL WINDS COULD BE MORE MARGINAL

FOR DEVELOPMENT WHILE THE SYSTEM IS OVER THE GULF OF MEXICO AT THE

END OF THE WEEK. THIS SYSTEM HAS A MEDIUM CHANCE...30 PERCENT...OF

BECOMING A TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT 48 HOURS...AND A MEDIUM

CHANCE...40 PERCENT...OF BECOMING A TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING THE

NEXT 5 DAYS.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ASSOCIATED WITH A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM

LOCATED A FEW HUNDRED MILES EAST-SOUTHEAST OF THE CAPE VERDE

ISLANDS HAVE BECOME A LITTLE BETTER ORGANIZED DURING THE PAST FEW

HOURS. ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS APPEAR CONDUCIVE FOR ADDITIONAL

DEVELOPMENT DURING THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS...AND THIS SYSTEM HAS A

MEDIUM CHANCE...40 PERCENT...OF BECOMING A TROPICAL CYCLONE DURING

THE NEXT 48 HOURS. AFTER THAT TIME...THE LOW WILL BE MOVING TOWARD

COOLER WATER AND DRIER AIR...WHICH COULD LIMIT DEVELOPMENT. THIS

SYSTEM HAS A MEDIUM CHANCE...50 PERCENT...OF BECOMING A TROPICAL

CYCLONE DURING THE NEXT 5 DAYS. INTERESTS IN THE CAPE VERDE

ISLANDS SHOULD MONITOR THE PROGRESS OF THIS SYSTEM