Leslie developed from Tropical Depression Twelve in the tropical Atlantic Ocean.
Leslie track on Atlantic Ocean SST image of 31 August (265 Kb) This image
represents the average composite sea surface temperature (SST) derived from
NOAA satellite AVHRR data over the 7 days ending 31 August 2012. The
averaging is done to remove clouds. The temperature scale for SST is
22C to 32C. The track of Leslie is overlaid on this image.