Tropical Notebook

For the second year in a row there is potential for a pre-season tropical storm in the Atlantic. While March is a little early to be thinking about tropical weather, it still does not beat last year. Hurricane Alex formed in the Atlantic on January 12 in 2016. This year there is a storm system that is being watched to the east of the Bahamas This storm system is currently over 75 degree water, which is warm enough to develop a subtropical storm, but there is currently no thunderstorm activity near the center of the storm. High wind shear has…