Category: Weather

National Hurricane Center Tracking Depression Forecast to Become Hurricane Near Puerto Rico By Thursday

A new tropical depression, christened “TD Five,” has formed in the Atlantic southeast of the Lesser Antilles and the National Hurricane Center forecast currently call for it to become a tropical storm by Sunday morning and possibly a hurricane by early next week.

SPACE COAST DAILY WEATHER UPDATE: Brevard Heat Advisory Issued for Peak Index Values Between 106 and 110

Space Coast Daily’s Chris Bonanno discusses Brevard’s weather for Sunday and takes a look at the tropics. Showers and thunderstorms are likely Sunday after 1 p.m. Skies will be partly sunny, with a high near 94 with heat index values as high as 110 and south wind 5 to 10 mph.

HURRICANE FORECAST UPDATE: NOAA Increases Chance for Above-Normal Hurricane Season

NOAA forecasters monitoring oceanic and atmospheric patterns say conditions are now more favorable for above-normal hurricane activity since El Nino has now ended. Two named storms have formed so far this year and the peak months of the hurricane season, August through October, are now underway.

WATCH: Space Coast Daily’s Chris Bonanno Provides Brevard’s Weather Forecast and Takes a Look at the Tropics

Space Coast Daily’s Chris Bonanno discusses Brevard’s weather for Wednesday and takes a look at the tropics. On Wednesday, there is a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. It will be mostly sunny, with a high near 89 with east winds 5 to 10 mph.