August 24th, 2020 Tropical Weather Discussion

In this video, forecaster Jack Sillin discusses the forecast for tropical cyclone activity in the Atlantic basin for the week of 8/24-8/31, 2020. Topics of discussion include Tropical Storm Marco, Tropical Storm Laura, a tropical wave forecast to move through the Gulf of Mexico this weekend, and a tropical wave forecast to emerge off Africa later this week. Graphics used in today’s discussion can be found at or at the following links. Satellite imagery of Laura and Marco (click to zoom in for a closer view of either storm):