A patch of rainy, windy weather in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean has become better organized in the past few hours and is given a 70 percent chance of strengthening into a tropical depression, according to a 2 p.m. advistory from the National Hurricane Center.
OUTLOOK: The system
WHAT FLORIDA CAN EXPECT: Unknown yet
FLORIDA ALERTS: None
LOCATION: 1,250 miles east of Lesser Antilles
STRENGTH: Contains small area with winds near tropical storm force, or 39 mph
MOVEMENT: northwest at 15-20 mph
OTHER SYSTEMS: none