Humberto Becomes First Hurricane Of 2013 Season

hurricane_2013MIAMI – Humberto becomes first hurricane of 2013 season.

The hurricane is approximately 310 miles WNW of the southernmost Cape Verde islands, and poses no threat to land.

As of 5:00 Wednesday morning, maximum sustained winds are 75 mph. The storm is moving NNW at 8 mph.

The U.S. National Hurricane Center says the system could increase in intensity today, before weakening on Thursday.

Source: ABC Action News