A tropical depression could form in the Gulf of Mexico later this week. The National Hurricane Center is monitoring an area of broad low pressure over the Bay of Campeche. Gradual development is possible over the next couple of days.
Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Mon Jun 14 2021 For the Gulf of Mexico: Showers and thunderstorms located over the Bay of Campeche are associated with a broad low pressure area. Gradual development of this disturbance is possible during the next couple of days while it meanders near the coast of Mexico, and a tropical depression could form late in the week when the system moves northward into the central Gulf of Mexico. Regardless of development, heavy rainfall is possible over portions of Central America and southern Mexico during the next several days. Please consult products from your local meteorological service for more information. * Formation chance through 48 hours...low...20 percent. * Formation chance through 5 days...medium...60 percent.