Will disturbance in far Atlantic become the first named storm of 2021? Here’s what experts are saying.

As of 8 p.m. Thursday, its odds of developing were 80% in the next two days and 80% in the next five days. On Friday, the low is expected to turn west-southwestward over warmer waters and will likely become a subtropical cyclone near and to the northeast of Bermuda, the National Hurricane Center said. By Saturday or Sunday, the low is forecast to move north into a more hostile environment.