Tropical Storm Arthur forms

    (Image via National Hurricane Centre)

    Tropical Storm Arthur has formed off the east coast of Florida.

    This is the first named storm for the 2020 Hurricane Season.

    According to the National Hurricane Centre, a Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for:

    • Surf City to Duck NC
    • Pamlico and Albemarle Sounds

    It adds that a Tropical Storm Warning could be issued for portions of the Watch Area by tomorrow morning.

    Arthur is currently packing winds near 65km per hour, with additional strengthening expected in the next 48 hours.

    (Image via National Hurricane Centre)