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LIVE TRACK: Teddy, Wilfred, Beta churn in the Atlantic, no immediate threat to Florida

Greek alphabet is being used during busy hurricane season

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Tropical Storm Beta

Tropics Forecast Cone at 1:52 Saturday Afternoon, September 19th
Tropics Forecast Cone at 1:52 Saturday Afternoon, September 19th

Tropical Storm Beta is about 235 miles southeast of Galveston, Texas, and about 325 miles east of Corpus Christi, Texas, forecasters said.

As of 11 p.m. Saturday, maximum sustained winds are near 60 mph, as the storm moves north-northeast at 2 mph. Forecasters said a slow motion toward the west-northwest is forecast to begin on Sunday, followed by a slow northwest to north motion late Monday and Tuesday.

Little change in strength is forecast during the next couple of days before Beta reaches the Texas coast, forecasters said.

Weakening is anticipated once Beta moves inland Monday night or Tuesday, forecasters said.

Hurricane Teddy

Tropics Forecast Cone at 10:52 Saturday Morning, September 19th
Tropics Forecast Cone at 10:52 Saturday Morning, September 19th

Teddy is a Category 3 Hurricane about 405 miles south-southeast of Bermuda.

As of 11 p.m. Saturday, forecasters said maximum sustained winds are near 115 mph as the storm moves northwest at 13 mph.

Teddy will approach Bermuda on Sunday night and the center will pass just east of the island Monday morning, forecasters said.

A weakening trend is expected to begin Sunday night. Forecasters said hurricane-force winds currently extend outward up to 60 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 255 miles.

The wind field of the hurricane is likely to become even larger over the next few days, forecasters said.

Tropical Storm Wilfred

Tropics Forecast Cone at 4:57 Saturday Night, September 19th
Tropics Forecast Cone at 4:57 Saturday Night, September 19th

Tropical Storm Wilfred is 1,105 miles west of The Cabo Verde Islands.

As of 11 p.m. Saturday, maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph. Wilfred is currently moving west-northwest at 16 mph.

Little change in strength is expected through Sunday. Forecasters said gradual weakening is expected Sunday night and on Monday, and Wilfred is expected to dissipate by Tuesday.

There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect, forecasters said.


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