WASHINGTON, Aug. 14. In the Atlantic Ocean southeast of Bermuda American meteorologists were reported formation of Tropical Storm Gert. To date, for the territories in Bermuda and territories that are part of the British Commonwealth of Nations, issued a storm warning, BBC reports, citing the National Hydrometeorological Center of the United States.
It adds Reuters, in a statement Hydrometeorological Center also stated that the hurricane does not threaten the oil and gas platforms in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico.
Add, on the eve of specialists from the National Center for Control of storms reported in the Atlantic formed the sixth major tropical storm of the season, he was given the name "Franklin". As the agency RBC, "Franklin" has formed far enough from the coast of the United States. Speed at its epicenter did not exceed 100 km / h The storm poses no threat to land.