Tropical Storm Katia Forms

August 30, 2011

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/storm_graphics/AT12/refresh/AL1211W5_NL+gif/084114W5_NL_sm.gif

Tropical Storm Katia formed early this morning in the eastern Atlantic is expected be become Hurricane Katia in just a few days.

The complete forecast track and information is in the graphic above, click to enlarge. While the forecast track heads westward toward the U.S., models currently turn the storm away from the U.S. coast (see below, click to enlarge).

https://my.sfwmd.gov/sfwmd/common/images/weather/plots/storm_12.gif

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