Chance of cyclone near Cape Verde Islands still 30 percent

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 07, 2013 7:52 PM

(Reuters) - A large area of disturbed weather, located to the south and southwest of the Cape Verde Islands, still has a 30 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone during the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest outlook on Tuesday.

(Reporting by Shrutee Sarkar in Bangalore; Editing by Lisa Shumaker)