A ~2h old MW pass confirms that #Invest96W possesses a formative mid-level eye. Convection is quite shallow at the moment, owing to some subtropical ridging close to the storm and in general DMIN but small inner-core bursts have recently erupted. This is most certainly a TS now! pic.twitter.com/e3T3cQog35

— KeviShader (@KeviShader) May 12, 2021