Strong wind shear created by regions of northwesterly upper-level wind flow deep into the tropical Atlantic along with a large region of dry, dusty Saharan air will inhibit tropical development across the Atlantic Basin for this week and probably through the upcoming weekend.
By AccuWeather Meteorologist Evan Duffey
000 ABNT20 KNHC 271152 TWOAT Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017 For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: A tropical wave over western Africa is forecast to emerge into the far eastern Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday. Some development of this system is possible later this week before environmental conditions become unfavorable for development over the weekend. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...near 0 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...low...20 percent. $$ Forecaster Beven
Unusually cool air for early summer will grace the southern United States into Wednesday before warmth and higher humidity return by late week.
Audrey, the strongest hurricane ever recorded in the month of June, killed at least 390 people in the southern United States and caused an estimated $150 million in damage.
Much of the southern United States dealing with the aftermath of Cindy will get a break from hot, humid and stormy conditions by the end of the weekend.
Dangerous heat swelled in the United Kingdom and southwestern United States while Tropical Storm Cindy barreled across the South.
Even though Cindy is inland and weakening, the risk of flooding and severe thunderstorms will continue along the central Gulf Coast and part of the interior South.
Cindy made landfall early Thursday morning along the border of Texas and Louisiana.
Effects from Tropical Storm Cindy have been felt across the southern United States.
Cindy will continue to release torrential rainfall and raise the risk of flooding even as the storm crosses the interior of the eastern United States into this weekend.