BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The National Hurricane Center reports that Tropical Storm Arlene has formed in the Atlantic.
Tropical Storm Arlene has sustained winds of 45 mph and is expected to dissipate on Friday.
It's located 815 miles west of the Azores.
There are no watches or warnings in effect and the storm is not expected to impact the United States.
Hurricane season officially starts on June 1. This is only the second named system on record in April. The other was Ana (2003).