1. A broad area of low pressure located offshore of the coast of
southern Nicaragua continues to produce a large area of disorganized
showers and thunderstorms. Some slow development of this system is
possible if it remains offshore during the next several days while
it drifts northwestward near Central America. Regardless of
development, heavy rains could cause flash floods and mudslides in
mountainous areas of western Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, El
Salvador, and Guatemala through early next week.
* Formation chance through 48 hours...low...20 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days...low...30 percent.