Chris developed from Tropical Depression Three in the tropical Atlantic Ocean.
Chris track on SST image of 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 2006. The averaging is done to remove clouds. The temperature
scale for SST is 22C to 32C. The track of Chris is overlaid on this image.