The Atlantic hurricane season doesn’t end until November 30th, and experts at the National Hurricane Center have their eye on potential area of at least subtropical development east of the Bahamas. The GFS currently shows a weak system developing there in 72 hours, too. Here is the current NHC five-day tropical discussion:
Tropical Weather Outlook Text
TROPICAL WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL
100 PM EST MON NOV 3 2014
For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico:
1. An area of low pressure is expected to form to the north of
Hispaniola in a couple of days. This system could briefly acquire
subtropical characteristics before it moves northward and
northeastward ahead of a frontal system toward the end of the week.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…low…near 0 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days…low…10 percent.