Two climate techniques might turn out to be tropical depressions this week

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Two of three weather systems churning in the Atlantic basin could develop into tropical depressions over the coming days, the National Hurricane Center has said.

In its Sunday morning advisory, the NHC said the two systems – located several hundred miles east of the Windward Islands and midway between the Cabo Verde Islands and the Lesser Antilles, respectively – are experiencing environmental conditions that will be favourable for further development.

The third system, located about a hundred miles west of the southwestern most
Cabo Verde Islands, has diminished since Saturday.

The NHC said the first system is producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms over the tropical Atlantic.

“Environmental conditions are expected to be favorable to support some gradual development, and this system could become a tropical depression while…