Currently models agree that this system will develop and could strengthen into a TD or TS by this weekend.
Some modeling is pushing the system ENE out into the Atlantic, but there are a few forecasts that do bring the system closer to the Florida coast as it starts to develop.
Could we see our first named storm of the 2020 season? The possibility is there.
If so, it will be named Arthur.
So keep an eye on this one.
Chad Trosper is the Catastrophe Claims Director at Tower Hill Insurance. He has over 18 years of experience in the claims industry and a true passion for weather. Chad graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Business and Sociology and also holds a master’s certification in Business Process Management from the University of San Francisco. Chad currently resides in Gainesville, Florida, with his wife and three children.