PR – Forecasters at the Meteorological Office at the Maurice Bishop International Airport are currently monitoring Tropical Storm Gonzalo formed in the Atlantic just after 9am this morning.
The Tropical system is located latitude 9.9 North and Longitude 43.6 West, about 1073 Miles east south east of Grenada.
With maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour, present movement is West North West or 285 degrees at 14 mph with minimum central pressure 1000mb.
Additional strengthening is forecast and Gonzalo is expected to become a Hurricane by Thursday.
The system is forecast to pass through our area on Saturday morning.