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NHC says 40% chance of cyclone over the central Atlantic Ocean

Oct 7 (Reuters) - A low pressure system located over the central Atlantic Ocean between Bermuda and the Azores has a 40% chance of developing into a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday.

"A tropical or subtropical depression could form on Tuesday or Wednesday before upper-level winds become unfavorable," the NHC said in its latest advisory. (Reporting by Sumita Layek in Bengaluru; Editing by Muralikumar Anantharaman)