Tropical Storm Gert forms in the Atlantic, no threat to United States

Tropical wave moves northwest toward US; but landfall unlikely

Gert is moving north at about ten miles per hour, the National Hurricane Center said. A tropical storm will pass by the coast of North Carolina early this week, but the rain and wind will stay well offshore.

A tropical depression formed Sunday in the Atlantic Ocean and is expected to become a tropical storm later in the day.

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The environment around this storm is improving, with less wind shear and dry air, but these still not ideal conditions should keep Tropical Depression Eight from getting too strong.

The storm is expected to continue to track to the north-northwest today - and toward the U.S. East Coast.

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"Gert" becomes the 7th named tropical storm of the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season. 300 miles. Increased surf and rip current risks are likely the only impacts we will feel in the East.

The latest information from the National Hurricane Center can be found here.

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