Tropical Storm Lorenzo forms in eastern Atlantic

Weather

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Tropical Storm Lorenzo formed Monday morning in the far eastern tropical Atlantic. The storm was situated just off the African coastline. It has winds of 40 mph and is moving west.

The storm is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane by the end of this week. Right now, the storm is not a threat to any land. Stay with Storm Team 12 for updates on the tropics all hurricane season long.

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