As of Thursday afternoon, EST, an area of tropical low pressure is located about 535 miles north-northeast of Suva, Fiji.
Latest satellite imagery of this system shows a large swath of shower and thunderstorm activity associated with this area of low pressure. Despite this, it remains fairly disorganized at this point.
While this area remains poorly organized, it will be in an area favorable for development into the weekend as is drifts to the south or southeast. Current indications are that this low will pass to the northeast of Fiji over the weekend. Because of this threat for development, AccuWeather meteorologists will continue to monitor this in the coming days