8/6/17 5PM EDT

Sent to Caribbean & Gulf Coast push regions:

The NHC has initiated advisories on Potential Tropical Cyclone 7 in the Caribbean Sea. This system is expected to become TS Franklin and possibly even a hurricane in the Bay of Campeche. This system will impact the Yucatan Peninsula, Belize and the eastern Gulf coast of Mexico. PTC 7 is not a threat to the U.S. 

 TS watches and warnings have been issued.

TS watches and warnings have been issued.