Fay developed as a tropical storm near the island of Hispaniola.
Fay track on SST image of 16 August (240 Kb) This image
represents the average composite sea surface temperature (SST) derived from
NOAA satellite AVHRR data over the 7 days ending 16 August 2008. The
averaging is done to remove clouds. The temperature scale for SST is
25C to 32C. The track of Fay is overlaid on this image.