Severe Weather Blog

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.

Hurricane Watch Blog

Severy storm blog by Bradenton Herald reporters

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Rubonia residents fill out census surveys 00:40

Rubonia residents fill out census surveys

Manatee County jail opens new drug, alcohol recovery program 01:42

Manatee County jail opens new drug, alcohol recovery program

Fort Hamer Bridge now extends 550 feet 01:47

Fort Hamer Bridge now extends 550 feet

Toddler found dead after wandering away from Pasco home 01:10

Toddler found dead after wandering away from Pasco home

Flatbed with a forklift takes cops on a wild chase in Doral, Fla. 07:04

Flatbed with a forklift takes cops on a wild chase in Doral, Fla.

Team USA counts down to Summer Olympics in Rio 01:40

Team USA counts down to Summer Olympics in Rio

Chris Isaak's performance on X Factor Australia 03:48

Chris Isaak's performance on X Factor Australia

Disney Fantasy cruise ship rescues wanted fugitives near Cuba 01:23

Disney Fantasy cruise ship rescues wanted fugitives near Cuba

The 2015 DeSoto Heritage Festival Grand Parade 01:45

The 2015 DeSoto Heritage Festival Grand Parade

Carly Fiorina sings during VP announcement 00:36

Carly Fiorina sings during VP announcement

Ryan Kennedy proud of his Ranch baseball team 01:23

Ryan Kennedy proud of his Ranch baseball team

MCR Health Services serves many of Manatee's needy 01:48

MCR Health Services serves many of Manatee's needy

Share Video

About the Hurricane Watch Blog

@BradentonHerald

Bradenton Herald reporters and editors talk about tropical weather, local storm preparedness and other hurricane topics as the 2014 hurricane season churns into action.

Editor's Choice Videos