Officials in Dominica monitoring Tropical Depression which has formed in the Mid-Atlantic
Tropical Depression Two has formed in the Mid-Atlantic.
At 11:00 am the center of the depression was located near latitude 10.2 North, longitude 41.4 West or 2,230 KM east south-east of the Lesser Antilles.
The depression is moving toward the west near 16 mph (26 km/h).
A fast westward to west-northwestward motion is expected through the weekend.
Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph (55 km/h) with higher gusts.
Some strengthening is possible, and the depression could become a tropical storm later today or on Friday.
The system is forecast to degenerate into an open trough east of the Lesser Antilles over the weekend.
Acting Senior Met Officer Marshall Alexander says the depression may strengthen by Friday, but could weaken over the weekend.
General public is being advised to remain in preparation mode.