Hurricane center monitors 1st disturbance of 2022 over Gulf Coast
The National Hurricane Center on Sunday issued its first national tropical weather outlook for an area of low pressure over the north-central Gulf of Mexico. - Dreamstime/Dreamstime/TNS

The National Hurricane Center on Sunday issued its first national tropical weather outlook area for the 2022 season. NHC is monitoring an area of low pressure over the north-central Gulf of Mexico about 150 miles south of Pensacola that has a 10% chance of development within the next 48 hours, according to an 8 p.m. report. “This system is producing disorganized thunderstorms and gusty winds across portions of the Florida Panhandle, southern Alabama and over the central and northern Gulf of Mexico,” NHC forecaster John Cangialosi said. “Surface pressures remain high, and strong upper-level win...