Tropical depression forms in Caribbean
CARIBBEAN SEA - The second tropical depression of the Atlantic Hurricane Season has formed in the Caribbean Sea.
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According to the National Hurricane Center, circulation formed in
association with a tropical wave over the northwestern Caribbean Sea.
The system also has organized deep convection associated with the
center. That caused the Hurricane Center to designate the system a
The center is nearing the coast of Belize and it'll have very
little time to intensify before landfall. Some intensification is
expected prior to landfall if the system emerges into the Bay of
The primary concern with the system is heavy rainfall which could
cause significant flooding in portions of Central America and Eastern
Tuesday, June 18 2013, 02:27 PM CDT