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Monday morning Tropics check (11/21/2016)

Generic - Hurricane flag
Posted at 6:27 AM, Nov 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-21 06:27:00-05

MIDWAY, Fl. (WTXL) -- We have a new Tropical Depression: Sixteen.

The depression has sustained winds of 35 mph as of the 5am ET advisory. It is currently stationary just easy of Nicaragua. The storm is expected to intensify into a tropical storm, and then a hurricane, as it begins to move due west toward southern Nicaragua/ northern Costa Rica. If the tropical depression becomes a tropical storm, the name would be "Otto".

It is no threat to the U.S. and no other tropical threat exists in the Atlantic at this time.