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Tropical Storm Ana kicks off hurricane season early
Tropical Storm Ana kicks off hurricane season early

The first Atlantic tropical storm of the year is poised to hit the Carolinas by early Sunday.  Tropical Storm Ana kicked off the Atlantic hurricane season three weeks early, the National Hurricane Center said, and was centered about 85 miles southeast of Myrtle Beach, S.C., as of 2 p.m. EDT. Ana reached maximum winds of 60 mph Saturday morning, the National Weather Service said, and is expected to land near the border of North and South Carolina by Sunday morning. The storm will cause flooding in normally dry areas near the coast. Eastern portions of North and South Carolina could see between 1 to 3 inches of rain through Monday. Ana may be one of...

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