FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — The National Hurricane Center has issued a special tropical outlook for a disturbance near the Bahamas.
According to the NHC, there is a possibility that this low could develop into a tropical or subtropical cyclone over the weekend.
An area of low pressure is expected to develop this weekend to the northeast of the Bahamas. Environmental
conditions appear conducive for this system to acquire some subtropical characteristics as it moves northeastward through Sunday. https://t.co/tW4KeFW0gB pic.twitter.com/ypMZ099QP6
— National Hurricane Center (@NHC_Atlantic) May 12, 2020
If it does develop, this would be the 6th consecutive year with a named storm before the official start of hurricane season on June 1.
Should it form, it would be named Arthur.
According to researchers at Colorado State University and many other facilities, it will be an above-average 2020 Hurricane Season.