MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Harvey has formed in the Atlantic Ocean and threatening to bring high winds and heavy rains to parts of Central America’s coast.
Tropical storm warnings have been issued for the Bay Islands of Honduras and the coast of Belize. Watches are in effect for coastal Honduras, Guatemala and parts of the Yucatan Peninsula.
The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says Harvey’s maximum sustained winds are near 40 mph (65 kph). The storm was centered about 155 miles (250 kilometers) east of Isla Roatan, Honduras. It was moving west at 10 mph (16 kph).
Meanwhile, far out in the Pacific, Greg has weakened to a tropical storm and is expected to dissipate in the coming days.