Tropical Storm Amanda moves into Central America: NHC

Posted at 9:30 AM, May 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-31 13:09:50-04

TAMPA, Fla. — The National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Amanda is moving into Central America from the Pacific. There is a 40% chance that an area of medium pressure will develop over the next 48 hours.

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Eastern Pacific Tropical Storm Amanda is centered inland over southeastern Guatemala. According to NHC's 8 a.m. update Sunday, the chance it moves into the southern Gulf and develops is now up to 50% within the next 5 days.

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"The remnants of Amanda are expected to move northwestward within a broader area of disturbed weather, possibly emerging over the southeastern Bay of Campeche on Monday," NHC says.