Special Tropical Weather Outlook
Statement as of 8:00 PM EST on December 2, 2012
For the North Atlantic...Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico...
An area of low pressure located over the east-central Atlantic Ocean
about 800 miles southwest of the western Azores is producing an area
of gale-force winds north of the center. This system is in the
process of acquiring frontal characteristics and development into
a subtropical cyclone is not expected. This system has a low
chance...near 0 percent...of becoming a subtropical cyclone during
the next 48 hours as it moves northward and then northeastward at
15 to 20 mph. This will be the last special tropical weather
outlook issued on this system. Additional information can be found
in high seas forecasts issued by the National Weather Service.
Elsewhere...tropical cyclone formation is not expected during the
next 48 hours.
High seas forecasts issued by the National Weather Service can be
found under AWIPS header nfdhsfat1 and WMO header fznt01 kwbc.