Tropical Storm Lorenzo is alive now in the open Atlantic Ocean about 600 miles ESE of Bermuda. Movement is toward the NNE at 7 mph. The maximum sustained wind has increased to 40 mph. Lorenzo is expected to turn toward the northeast tonight and east-northeast on Tuesday. Some additional strengthening is possible tonight and Tuesday but a weakening trend is expected by Wednesday. Lorenzo is not anticipated to affect the U.S.
Elsewhere in the Atlantic Basin, tropical cyclone formation is not expected through Wednesday.