Just beginning. (Cambridge Dictionary)
Beginning to come into being or to become apparent. (Cambridge Dictionary)
Beginning to exist or appear; in an initial stage: (Dictionary.com)
Beginning to happen or develop. (Oxford Dictionaries)
An incipient situation or quality is one that is starting to happen or develop. (Collins Dictionary)
SAT vocabulary: incipient.
Incipient drawing by John Baird.
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another word that could be useful!