Tropical development possible in Atlantic over Labor Day weekend

Update: Tropical wave has 60% chance of becoming tropical depression

May 27, 2016 - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) forecasts a near-normal hurricane season, predicting that there is a 70% chance of having 10 to 16 named storms, of which four to eight could develop into hurricanes, including one to four major hurricanes (categories 3-5).

Hurricane KateNovember 9, 2015 - Tropical Storm Kate forms near the Bahamas.November 11, 2015 - Becomes a hurricane.

MEXICO CITY Tropical Storm Norman has formed within the jap Pacific Ocean and forecasters exclaim it would perchance well turn out to be a typhoon this day. With that said, the odds of that wave becoming a depression over the next 5 days sit at 60%.

Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 60 miles per hour (95 kph) with higher gusts.

Even as Hawaii residents sought to recover from Lane, they kept a watchful eye on Tropical Storm Miriam, spinning in the Pacific Ocean some 2,000 miles to the east and expected to become a hurricane by the time it approaches the islands. Later in the day, Earl weakens to a tropical storm.August 6-8, 2016 - At least forty people are killed when heavy rains, due to Tropical Storm Earl, trigger landslides in eastern Mexico.

Tropical Storm ClaudetteJuly 13, 2015 - Tropical Storm Claudette forms in the Atlantic.July 14, 2015 - Weakens to a post-tropical cyclone. Tropical development right now is unlikely.

The storm has gained a little more strength and is expected to move into the Central Pacific Basin (crossing 140 W) later today.

But the storm is far from land and no coastal watches or warning are in effect. As the system continues to move away from the Mexican coast, environmental conditions over the next 5 days appear to be conducive for this wave to become a tropical depression this weekend or into next week.

Tropical Storm IdaSeptember 18, 2015 - Tropical Storm Ida forms.September 24, 2015 - Weakens to a tropical depression.

The center said Norman could become a hurricane Wednesday and a major hurricane by Thursday.

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