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Tropical Storm Emily Forms

Tropical depression grows into Tropical Storm Emily, a record fifth

A tropical depression in the Atlantic has developed into Tropical Storm Emily. That's a record fifth named storm for this point in the still-young hurricane season.

Emily is one-thousand miles east-southeast of the Lesser Antilles, the chain of small islands between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic. A

ccording to the National Hurricane Center -- in Miami -- Emily has winds of about 45 miles per hour and was moving to the west at 13 miles per hour. It is expected to strengthen and speed up Tuesday while gradually turning toward the west-northwest.

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