Weather Officials: 1 hurricane formation possible; 1 tropical storm could turn north

Published 5:50 pm Sunday, October 4, 2020

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The National Hurricane Center has started advisories for Invest 92, calling it Potential Tropical Cyclone 26.

Invest 92

According to the National Weather Service, it is expected to become a hurricane in a few days near Cuba, and continue as a hurricane as it moves northwest into the central Gulf of Mexico.

Projections for landfall are anywhere from Louisiana to Florida.

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Tropical Storm Gamma will be hanging out in the Bay of Campeche for much of this week.

“We will need to monitor the long range forecasts – it does show a north turn by the end of the week,” Warning Coordination Meteorologist Roger Erickson said.