Alex developed from Tropical Depression One in the Atlantic Ocean
off the coast of Florida.
Alex track on SST image of Atlantic Ocean from 1 August (271 Kb) This image
represents the average composite sea surface temperature (SST) derived from
NOAA satellite AVHRR data over the 7 days ending 1 August 2004. The
averaging is done to remove clouds. The temperature scale for SST is
20C to 32C. The track of Alex is overlaid on this image.