Weather alert: Hurricane Center watching 'disorganized cloudiness' off Florida Gulf coast

August 22, 2013 

The National Hurricane Center is watching an area of "disorganized cloudiness" over the northeastern Gulf of Mexico -- off the Florida coast -- but forecasters say there is a "low" chance of it developing into a tropical storm or hurricane during the next five days.

"Significant development is not expected while the trough moves westward at 10 to 15 mph over the next couple of days," the Hurricane Center said at 2 p.m. EDT

The Hurricane Center said there is a 10 percent of the trough developing into a tropical storm over the next 48 hours, and 10 percent during the next five days.

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