By Gay Nagle Myers
MIAMI -- A low-pressure system, which is stirring things up in
the northwestern Caribbean between Jamaica and the Cayman Islands,
could develop into tropical depression Arthur over the Memorial Day
weekend if it makes landfall, according to the National Hurricane
The six-month hurricane season does not officially begin until
June 1, but Mother Nature often overrides the calendar.
Flooding is expected in Cuba, Jamaica and possibly the Bahamas
and South Florida.
The official forecast for the 2002 season calls for nine to 13
named storms, including six to eight hurricanes and two to three