We are monitoring a tropical wave heading west in the direction of the Windwards Islands. We expect some squally weather tonight and tomorrow as a result of this wave, which is referred to at this time as Invest 94.
From the National Hurricane Center as of 2pm this afternoon -
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE ABOUT 200 MILES EAST OF THE WINDWARD ISLANDS
REMAINS WELL-ORGANIZED AND AN AIR FORCE RESERVE RECONNAISSANCE
AIRCRAFT IS CURRENTLY INVESTIGATING THIS AREA TO DETERMINE IF A
TROPICAL DEPRESSION HAS FORMED. REGARDLESS OF DEVELOPMENT…THE
SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO MOVE WESTWARD AT 20 TO 25 MPH…BRINGING
GUSTY WINDS AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS TO THE WINDWARD ISLANDS TODAY
Although the system is expected to strengthen after it passes the islands, as a precaution the yard crew went around checking chocks and tightening straps on the boats today.
Please be guided accordingly.