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System over the Bahamas has 20% chance for development

Posted at 11:14 AM, May 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-01 11:19:22-04

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The National Hurricane Center is monitoring an area of low pressure over the Bahamas.

According to the NHC, it has a 20 percent chance of development over the next five days.

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As the moisture pushes north into the next few days, it is expected to bring us rain, which could be heavier at times.

Earlier this month, Colorado State researchers predicted a slightly below average hurricane season.

Hurricane season begins June 1.