A baby cyclone, a few hours old. Just opening her eyes. Shall we name her Wilma? That's the next name on the list.
Current winds no more than about 30mph. But this system is predicted to strenghen on its way to Cuba, perhaps to hit land later in the week.
Follow the action at http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/
And according to reports (AP)...
Worldwide, it was the warmest September on record, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Friday.
Averaging 1.13 degrees Fahrenheit (0.63 degree Celsius) above normal for the month, it was the warmest September since the beginning of reliable records in 1880, according to NOAA's National Climatic Data Center.
More at http://www.breitbart.com/news/2005/10/14/D8D7VMC80.html
wish I were making this up