A month before the official start of hurricane season, the National Hurricane Center has issued a special tropical outlook for a disturbance in the Atlantic Ocean.

Yes, we are exactly one month away from the official start of the Atlantic Hurricane Season (June 1 – Nov 30), but there is an area of concern over the NW Bahamas.

The disturbance centered over the northwestern Bahama’s and currently has a 0% chance of development in the next 48 hours and 20% through day 5.

Alberto in 2018 was the 4th consecutive year a named storm formed before the official start of the season. Ana (May, 2015), Alex (Jan 2016), Arlene (April 2017) were the previous three