Subtropical Depression Forms in Central Atlantic | NBC 6 South Florida

Subtropical Depression Forms in Central Atlantic



    NBC 6's Angie Lassman has more on the unusual event, which is not expected to impact South Florida.

    (Published Wednesday, April 19, 2017)

    Subtropical Depression One formed in the central Atlantic Wednesday morning, officials with the National Hurricane Center in Miami said.

    The depression is no threat to land and was expected to quickly dissipate. It will have no impacts in South Florida.

    As of 11 a.m. Wednesday, the depression was about 890 miles west-southwest of the Azores, moving north-northeast at 8 mph with maximum sustained winds of 35 mph.

    No watches or warnings were in effect.

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