TAMPA, Fla. — A non-tropical low-pressure system brewing in the Atlantic has a high chance of developing into the first named storm of the 2021 hurricane season, according to the National Hurricane Center.
NHC says the system has a 70% chance of developing in the next two days and an 90% chance in the next five days.
Ana is the first name on this year's list of storm names.
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If the system does develop into a named storm, it would make this the seventh year in a row with a May storm.
The system does not pose a threat to the U.S.