TD 14 has been upgraded to TS Lee in the far eastern Atlantic. Also, Potential Tropical Cyclone (former 96L) has formed east of the Lesser Antilles. TS watches have been issued for St. Lucia, Martinique, Guadeloupe & Dominica. PTC 15 is forecasted to become Hurricane Maria by early next week as it approaches the eastern Caribbean, This system will need to be watched for potential U.S. & Bahamas impacts about 7-10 days from now. Finally, Jose will bring swells, rip currents and potentially tropical storm force winds to the NC Outer Banks and far SE New England next week. It's a busy time in the tropics, stay tuned to Hurricane Tracker for the latest.