Waves off coast of Africa have chance of being named storm in next 5 days

Tropical wave to reach the Caribbean this weekend

The National Hurricane Center is watching two tropical waves in the Atlantic Ocean.

The first wave is in the Central Atlantic and is quickly moving west at 25mph. It has a 30 percent chance to develop over the next five days. This wave will bring showers and windy conditions to the Leeward Islands this weekend and increase moisture in South Florida next week.

The second wave is south of the Cape Verde Islands and has been name invest 96L by the NHC.  Some development of this disturbance is possible during the next few days while it moves westward or west-northwestward at 10 to 15 mph.

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