Tropical Storm Arlene forms in the north Atlantic - KSWO, Lawton, OK- Wichita Falls, TX: News, Weather, Sports. ABC, 24/7, Telemundo -

Tropical Storm Arlene forms in the north Atlantic

Tropical Storm Arlene is an early arrival. (Source: National Hurricane Center) Tropical Storm Arlene is an early arrival. (Source: National Hurricane Center)

(RNN) – Hurricane season doesn’t start for another month, but the first tropical storm of the year has formed in the Atlantic.

Tropical Storm Arlene has sustained winds of 50 mph and is expected to dissipate on Friday.

It’s located 930 miles west of the Azores.

There are no watches or warnings in effect and the storm is not expected to impact the United States. 

Hurricane season officially starts June 1. 

Copyright 2017 Raycom News Network. All rights reserved.

  • Hurricane season 2017More>>

  • Gert becomes second Atlantic hurricane of 2017

    Gert becomes second Atlantic hurricane of 2017

    Monday, August 14 2017 10:52 PM EDT2017-08-15 02:52:01 GMT
    Monday, August 14 2017 10:58 PM EDT2017-08-15 02:58:28 GMT

    There are no watches or warnings connected to Hurricane Gert.  

    There are no watches or warnings connected to Hurricane Gert.  

  • Tropical Storm Gert to turn north, then northeast

    Tropical Storm Gert to turn north, then northeast

    Sunday, August 13 2017 4:58 PM EDT2017-08-13 20:58:55 GMT
    Monday, August 14 2017 12:32 AM EDT2017-08-14 04:32:36 GMT

    Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported at 5 p.m. Sunday.  The storm is about 505 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, 

    Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported at 5 p.m. Sunday.  The storm is about 505 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, 

  • Remnants of Hurricane Franklin dump rain in Mexico

    Remnants of Hurricane Franklin dump rain in Mexico

    Thursday, August 10 2017 2:34 AM EDT2017-08-10 06:34:23 GMT
    Thursday, August 10 2017 11:36 AM EDT2017-08-10 15:36:05 GMT
    Hurricane Franklin roared ashore on Mexico's central Gulf coast early Thursday, threatening to pound a mountainous region prone to flash floods and mudslides with torrential rains and heavy winds.
    Hurricane Franklin roared ashore on Mexico's central Gulf coast early Thursday, threatening to pound a mountainous region prone to flash floods and mudslides with torrential rains and heavy winds.
Powered by Frankly