According to the National Hurricane Center, rainstorms and thunderstorms associated with a tropical wave are expected to be spread over the weekend over the weekend to the west and northwest and bring rain into the Gulf of Mexico early next week.
of Hispaniola, the Turks and Caicos Islands, the Bahamas and Florida, the Hurricane Center said in its Friday night update.
Tropical development was not expected over the holiday weekend, but conditions could be a bit more favorable as the system reaches the eastern Gulf of Mexico during the early to middle part of next week, the Hurricane Center said.
The Chance The tropical formation over the next five days was 20 percent.
Meanwhile, a tropical depression in the far east of the Atlantic brought rain and gusty wind to the Cabo Verde Islands. It was expected that the disruption would go north and pose no threat to the US mainland.