Subtropical Storm Alex forms in the Atlantic - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

Subtropical Storm Alex forms in the Atlantic

Subtropical Storm Alex Source: WLBT Subtropical Storm Alex Source: WLBT
JACKSON, MS (WLBT) -

Wednesday afternoon, Subtropical Storm Alex formed in the far eastern portions of the Atlantic Ocean.

As of 3 pm Wednesday afternoon, he was packing winds up to 50mph and moving northeast at 14 mph. The forecast track will keep it away from the Gulf of Mexico including Mississippi. 

Alex is heading towards the Azores and expected to weaken to an extratropical storm by the time it makes landfall.

Currently, no watches or warnings are in place for the islands.

The First Alert Weather team will keep you posted on develops!.

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