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August 20, 2014 8:07 AM

Hurricane watch: There's 50-50 chance system heading toward Caribbean could turn into storm

The National Hurricane Center says there is a 50-50 chance that "an elongated area of low pressure" heading toward the Caribbean Sea could develop into a tropical storm or hurricane within the next five days.

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