Named Storm Ophelia formed in the central Atlantic from a tropical low pressure area. This storm will increase in intensity to hurricane status but since it will remain in the Atlantic and move away from the US, this will be our only mention of this storm.
For information on all named Tropical Storms or Hurricanes, use the link below to the National Hurricane Center.
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Tropical Storm Research Center, Gulf Shores, Alabama