Forecast Discussion

Departamento Meteorologico Aruba

Discussion valid from 28/10/2020 to 29/10/2020


Hurricane Zeta is centered near 25.1N 91.8W at 28/0900 UTC or
280 nm SSW of the mouth of The Mississippi River moving NNW at
15 kt. Maximum sustained wind speed is 75 kt with gusts to 90 kt.

........TROPICAL WAVES EAST OF 70 WEST........

An Atlantic Ocean tropical wave is along 57W from 20N southward,
moving west at 20 kt. Scattered moderate isolated strong
convection is noted from 10N to 20N between 55W and 63W.


Moderate to fresh winds in gusts are expected during this forecast
period. Lingering moisture in the area can induce a few widely
scattered showers with also a slight risk of thunder during
the next 24 hours. A next tropical wave will approach the
Eastern Caribbean by late Thursday into Friday, bringing
additional moisture to the region.

Next update will be issued 29/10/2020