"Environmental conditions are forecast to become more
conducive for development during the next few days," the
Miami-based weather forecasters said.
A tropical depression is likely to form by mid-week while the
system moves slowly southwest ward, then north and northeast
ward near the southeastern United States coast, the NHC added.
(Reporting by Anupam Chatterjee in Bangalore; Editing by
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