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Tropical Depression 9 is worth watching

Although 8 is close, 9 is the one to follow
Posted: 4:38 PM, Aug 30, 2016
Updated: 2016-08-30 17:46:07-04

Although tropical depression #8 is close to home - #9 is the one to watch. Current forecast take this system out to sea, but there is an opportunity for this system to get hung up along the coast, which could create a problem with beach erosion, high surf and potentially high winds as well.

This potential is based on the placement not only of TD # 9 itself - but a high pressure cell anchored over the Atlantic. This high could "block" the system from exiting into the Atlantic - forcing it to straddle the coast or possibly make landfall along it.

It may be a stretch, but with so much model disagreement, every possibility has to be considered at this point. Be sure to keep up with the tropics here.