First Alert: Tropical Storm Kyle forms in the Atlantic

It is our 11th named storm of the Atlantic Hurricane season

First Alert: Tropical Storm Kyle forms in the Atlantic
Tropical Storm Kyle (Source: WWBT)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Tropical Storm Kyle formed in the Atlantic Friday afternoon. It is the earliest 11th named storm on record in the Atlantic Basin.

Winds are sustained at 45 mph and its movement is to the ENE at 17 mph as of Friday evening.

Tropical Storm Kyle
Tropical Storm Kyle (Source: WWBT)

The forecast track of Kyle has it strengthening a little through the weekend, but stays well out to sea.

Latest Track of Kyle
Latest Track of Kyle (Source: WWBT)

Josephine is still holding on to Tropical Storm characteristics Friday night. Winds are sustained at 45 mph and its moving to the WNW at 16 mph.

Tropical Storm Josephine
Tropical Storm Josephine (Source: WWBT)

The latest forecast has the storm weakening through the weekend after it encounters wind shear which will help break up the storm.

Tropical Storm Josephine Track
Tropical Storm Josephine Track (Source: WWBT)

This track also keeps this storm out to sea. We will continue to keep an eye on both systems through the weekend.

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