Tropical Depression Twenty strengthens into Tropical Storm Victor
Victor is the 20th named storm of the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season.
BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) - As of the Wednesday afternoon update from the National Hurricane Center, Tropical Depression Twenty has strengthened into Tropical Storm Victor over the eastern Atlantic.
|Location||Maximum Sustained Winds||Movement||Pressure|
|~ 540 miles S of the Cabo Verde Islands||40 mph||WNW at 13 mph||1005 mb|
Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center note that Victor is expected to strengthen over the next few days and is forecasted to reach hurricane status in the next day or two. Victor is expected to stay out in the open Atlantic and away from the East Coast of the United States. No impacts to the Brazos Valley from Victor are expected.
The only other name on the 2021 alphabet is Wanda, then the NHC will use a “supplemental” alphabetical list, starting with Adria.
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