National Hurricane Center
The early predictions for the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season favored an above-average season. But as the season comes to a close, the Atlantic has churned out the fewest number of hurricanes since 1982.
Tropical Storm Lorenzo began to weaken Wednesday morning. At 11 a.m., the 13th tropical storm of the season was about 955 miles east of Bermuda.
The 13th Tropical Storm of the season formed in the Atlantic Ocean Monday.
It’s Tropical Storm Karen no more as the system over the North Central Gulf was downgraded to a tropical depression Saturday evening.
The partial federal government shutdown had a ripple effect across South Florida on Tuesday. Employees at some federal services spent the morning closing up shop and hastily recording messages on answering systems that their offices were not open due to the shutdown.
Tropical Storm Jerry is nearly stationary in the far eastern Atlantic Ocean.
Forecasters say a tropical depression has formed in the central Atlantic Ocean but is nowhere near land.
Hurricane Humberto, the first hurricane of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to become a tropical storm, Friday.
Tropical Storm Gabrielle has slowed down as it nears Bermuda Tuesday night.
Humberto, according to the latest advisory, remains a tropical storm but is expected to become Hurricane Humberto on Wednesday.