TD 13 becomes Tropical Storm Laura

Posted at 8:18 AM, Aug 21, 2020

Tropical Depression 13 has officially been upgraded to Tropical Storm Laura, this was expected and now means that the system in the Caribbean will then be Marco.

This doesn't have an impact on the overall forecast as intensification was expected.

As a reminder both of these storms need to be monitored for impacts along the Gulf of Mexico and for a discussion of the forecast you can find that here.

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