Subtropical Storm Debby forms in the North Atlantic

Posted at 11:10 AM, Aug 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-07 14:03:24-04

The fourth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season formed Tuesday, but it is not expected to affect Florida or any part of the United States.

At 11 a.m., Subtropical Storm Debby had maximum sustained winds near 40 mph and was moving toward the north at about 16 mph.  

Winds of 40 mph extend outward up to 160 miles to the northeast of the center.


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Debby is forecast to dissipate in a couple of days.

There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.