Tropical Storm Ana, the first to be named this season, has formed in the Atlantic Ocean near Bermuda and is moving westward, according to the US National Hurricane Tracking Center (NHC).
“Warning regarding subtropical Storm Ana: Ana is now moving in a westerly direction, being northeast of Bermuda,” the center said on Twitter.
According to forecasters, the storm is currently located about 175 kilometers from Bermuda. The maximum wind speed reaches 75 kilometers per hour. The speed of the storm is 6 kilometers per hour. The storm is expected to weaken over the next few days. A tropical storm is named when the accompanying wind speed reaches 62 kilometers per hour. A storm becomes a hurricane when the wind speed exceeds 119 kilometers per hour.