Tropical Storm Kate has formed in the mid-Atlantic. As of this time, the storm is no threat to land.
Maximum sustained winds are 40 mph and according to the cone of concern, Kate is expected to turn North and become a fish storm.
Tropical Storm Kate Advisory Number 10
NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL
1100 AM AST Mon Aug 30 2021
DEPRESSION STRENGTHENS INTO TROPICAL STORM KATE…
EXPECTED TO MOVE OVER THE OPEN WATERS OF THE CENTRAL ATLANTIC…
SUMMARY OF 1100 AM AST…1500 UTC…INFORMATION
ABOUT 770 MI…1245 KM ENE OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…45 MPH…75 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…N OR 355 DEGREES AT 8 MPH…13 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1004 MB…29.65 INCHES
WATCHES AND WARNINGS
There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect.
Tropical Storm #Kate Advisory 10: Depression Strengthens Into Tropical Storm Kate. Expected to Move Over the Open Waters of the Central Atlantic. https://t.co/VqHn0u1vgc
— National Hurricane Center (@NHC_Atlantic) August 30, 2021