Though no official hurricane forecasts are in place, a low pressure system in the Caribbean Sea could come close enough to prompt East Coast residents to review their hurricane preparedness plans./NHC
A small area of lower pressure entering the Caribbean Sea might need watching.
Although no official long-term forecasts have been issued, long-range models indicate a brewing storm in the Caribbean might deliver a weather storyline that could finish with a mix of mid-week outcomes. They range from good and safe to bad. Worst yet, outlooks are changing constantly so it may a few days yet before the models agree on an outcome.
So now might be the best time to evaluate, go over and think out your hurricane preparedness plans just in case. Remember, it is better to be sorry for the wasted effort if nothing happens than to remain unprepared and sorry that your put your family in danger.
Here is the latest on possible paths that an eventual Hurricane Cristobal could take: