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By: caribbeansummary , 10:13 PM GMT on August 23, 2014
Weather Underground Forecast for Monday, August 25, 2014
The tropics will remain active over the eastern Pacific and the Atlantic Basin on Monday. Hurricane Karina is expected to weaken slightly as it drifts northeastward over the eastern Pacific. Karina is forecast to be downgraded to a tropical storm, with wind speeds ranging between 39 to 73 mph (33 to 64 kts). This system will be located approximately 1,200 nautical miles west southwest of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Tropical Storm Lowell is also expected to weaken as it moves northwestward over the eastern Pacific. Lowell is forecast to be downgraded to a tropical depression, with wind speeds staying below 39 mph (33 kts). This system will be located roughly 1,100 nautical miles west southwest of San Diego. Additionally, Hurricane Marie will gain strength as it moves west northwestward over the eastern Pacific. Marie is forecast to be upgraded to a category 4 hurricane, with wind speeds ranging between 131 to 155 mph (113 to 136 knots). Marie will bring dangerous storm surge to the southern tip of Baja California and the north central coast of Mexico. This system will also usher rain and thunderstorms over southern tier of Baja California. Hurricane Marie will be located approximately 550 nautical miles southwest of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. In the Atlantic Basin, an area of low pressure will be located roughly 200 nautical miles east of The Bahamas. This system will have a high, 70% chance to develop into a tropical cyclone. For more information regarding the tropics, please visit http://www.wunderground.com/hurricane/.
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