Tropical Depression #4 Forms Near Hispaniola

The system north of Hispaniola has gained enough organization to be upgraded to a tropical depression. With the waters very warm and wind shear light, the depression will likely become tropical storm Cristobal Saturday night. Further strengthening is likely and the system could become a hurricane by Monday.

Full details from Cheif Meteorologist, Ed Piotrowski including where it is headed can be found on the CarolinaLive "Hurricane Central" Page here.