Tropical Depression 15 forms over the south-central Caribbean Sea - NHC

September 24th, 2010 - 1:10 am ICT by BNO News  

MIAMI (BNO NEWS) — Tropical Depression 15 formed over the south-central Caribbean Sea on early Thursday afternoon, forecasters said, warning that the storm will likely strengthen into a tropical storm.

The storm, as of 2 p.m. EDT, was located about 775 kilometers (485 miles) east of Puerto Cabezas in Nicaragua with maximum sustained winds near 55 kilometers (35 miles) per hour.

A hurricane watch has been issued from Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua to Limon, Honduras including the offshore islands.

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