Tropical Depression Ten forms in far eastern Atlantic, NHC says

Depression expected to be short-lived
Posted at 5:05 PM, Jul 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-31 17:11:30-04

Tropical Depression Ten has formed in the far eastern Atlantic, the National Hurricane Center said.

The depression is expected to be short-lived.

According to the NHC's 5 p.m. update, the depression is about 265 miles of the Cabo Verde Islands. It also has sustained maximum winds of 35 mph.

The NHC said there are no coastal warnings or watches in effect.

A turn toward the northwest and west is expected on Saturday and Saturday night. The center of the depression is expected to pass north of the northernmost Cabo Verde Islands Friday night and Saturday, NHC said.