"Michael" Could be in Our Forecast by End of Week

Tropical wave could affect western Caribbean

Tonight and Tomorrow: Spotty showers and storms will be tapering off until 10 PM, with clouds breaking shortly after and through the overnight period.

There are plenty of ups and downs ahead in the forecast, sending us on a temperature roller coaster. At this point in the piedmont, I expect some 70s for highs and 50s for lows. When that happens, it will be called Tropical Storm Michael. Some fluctuations in intensity are expected during the next 2 to 3 days.

Tropical Depression Fourteen formed overnight south of Cancun, Mexico.

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Mourinho goes into Saturday's fixture searching for a first home win in all competitions since the opening weekend of the season. United's sackings of Mourinho's predecessors, Louis van Gaal and David Moyes, were both reported before the club's announcements.

At 5 p.m. Saturday, the system was about 175 miles south of Cozumel, Mexico, with maximum sustained winds of 30 mph, the hurricane center reported.

"Large swells generated by Leslie are expected to continue during the next few days across the southeastern coast of the United States, Bermuda, the Bahamas, and the Greater and Lesser Antilles", the hurricane center said.

The National Hurricane Center is now considered about two main hazards: wind and rainfall. Therefore, it's far too early to speculate where this system might track or how strong it will be, and any forecasts related to potential impacts to Florida are just not credible at this time. By Wednesday, however, environmental conditions are expected to become unfavorable for any significant development to occur. A trough of low pressure is expected to help steer it northeast after landfall.

Virat Kohli eclipses Sachin Tendulkar after 24th Test ton
For the visitors, leg-spinner Devendra Bishoo took four wickets, while fast bowler Sherman Lewis contributed with two wickets. Kuldeep scalped his first five-wicket haul of the red ball version as he breathed down the neck of the visitor's batsmen.

As always stay with WGNO on air and online for the latest.

A ridge of high pressure in the western Atlantic Ocean will help steer it northward over the Gulf of Mexico. Warnings and watches were put in effect for portions of western Cuba and the Yucatan Peninsula.

The Cayman Islands National Weather Service advised that small craft should exercise caution, as seas will be moderate to rough with waves reaching up to 6 feet.

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