What is a subtropical storm vs. a tropical storm?

Tropical Storm Lane satellite imagery. PC NOAA  NHC

Tropical Storm Lane satellite imagery. PC NOAA NHC

Ernesto is the fifth named storm of the US Atlantic hurricane season.

The cyclone is now packing maximum sustained winds at 110 miles per hour winds, making it a Category 2 storm. Additional strengthening is possible this week.

Met Service said the system is expected to become a post- tropical cyclone Thursday night or early Friday, and merge with a frontal zone near Ireland and the United Kingdom on Saturday.

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At this point, Lane poses no threat to land.

The thunderstorms associated with subtropical systems and the strongest winds are found farther away from the center of storm. This system has that "subtropical" designation because it lacks all of the characteristics of a pure tropical system. Not only that, it'll continue to strengthen into a major Hurricane by Saturday. Typically, the wind field on a sub tropical storm is wider than a tropical storm.

Further intensification is likely over the next few days as Lane encounters a conducive large-scale environment consisting of low shear and fairly warm waters.

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Also of note, is smoke from the California wildfires can be seen surrounding Subtropical Depression Five.

AccuWeather hurricane expert Dan Kottlowski said no other tropical development is expected in the Atlantic basin through at least early next week.

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