Fred becomes post-tropical cyclone

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Posted at 6:37 AM, Aug 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-18 11:04:29-04

TAMPA, Fla.  — Tropical Depression Fred is now a post-tropical cyclone, according to the National Hurricane Center.

According to the latest NHC update, Fred is about 180 miles west-southwest of State College, Pennsylvania with maximum winds of 25 mph. Fred is moving northeast at 20 mph.

The post-tropical cyclone is moving toward the northeast near 20 mph and this motion is expected to continue today with a gradual turn east tonight.

The NHC says it has issued its final advisory on Fred.

Fred is the sixth named storm in the 2021 Atlantic hurricane season.

There are no watches or warnings.