Edouard developed from Tropical Depression Five in the northern Gulf of Mexico.
Edouard track on SST image of 29 July (310 Kb) This image
represents the average composite sea surface temperature (SST) derived from
NOAA satellite AVHRR data over the 7 days ending 29 July 2008. The
averaging is done to remove clouds. The temperature scale for SST is
25C to 32C. The track of Edouard is overlaid on this image.