Tropical storm Karl forms over far eastern tropical Atlantic

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Posted: Sep 15, 2016 11:24 PM

(Reuters) - Karl, the eleventh tropical storm of the season, formed over the far eastern tropical Atlantic, the National Hurricane Center said in its latest advisory on Thursday.

Karl was located about 575 miles (930 kms) west, northwest of the Cape Verde Islands and had maximum sustained winds of about 45 mph (75 kmph), the NHC added.

(Reporting By Nallur Sethuraman in Bengaluru; Editing by Michael Perry)