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Tropical Storm Igor forms in Atlantic

MIAMI (WCSC) - A new tropical storm has formed in the Atlantic Ocean and the National Hurricane Center says it could be a Category 2 hurricane by early next week.

Tropical Storm Igor formed Wednesday off Cape Verde and is traveling west at 8 miles per hour. The storm has wind speed of 40 mph.

The hurricane center says the storm could become a hurricane by Saturday.

Click here to track the storm with our interactive hurricane center.

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