FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Tropical Storm Arthur comes to an end Tuesday morning and it’s now a post-tropical cyclone.
Arthur became the first named tropical storm of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season.
It is the 6th consecutive year with a named storm before the official start of hurricane season on June 1.
Arthur peaked Tuesday with winds of 60 mph and a pressure of 991mb.
Believe it or not, Arthur 2020 is the 4th Arthur to graze the Outer Banks.
The post tropical cyclone will continue to pull away from the lower 48 states but rip currents and high surf is expected for the mid-Atlantic coastline into Thursday.
According to the National Hurricane Center it will become a tropical depression Thursday and it will dump heavy rain on Bermuda.