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Tropical Wave Affecting Northern Bahamas

A surface trough will be producing some wind and rain for Abaco and the Northern Bahamas into the weekend. According to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) there is a very low chance of development into a tropical storm. Below is NOAA’s report.

Disorganized cloudiness and showers over the Central and Northwestern Bahamas and adjacent Wester Atlantic waters are associated with a Surface trough. Strong upper-level winds are likely to prevent and significant development for the next day or two.

This system has a low chance – 10 percent – of becoming a tropical cyclone during the next 48 Hours as it moves Northwest at 5 to 10 MPH.

About Timothy Roberts

Timothy had his first venture into Journalism just months after graduating from Queen’s College in Nassau taking his first job with The Tribune in 1991 leaving in 1992 for other pursuits.

During his time in Nassau he diversified his experiences working as a warehouse manager, locksmith and computer technician before returning to Abaco, a place he has always considered home, in 1999.

He joined the staff of The Abaconian in 2001 doing graphic design and writing an opinion article called Generally Speaking and after a brief time away, returned to The Abaconian in 2010 as a reporter, graphic designer and computer technician.

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