You asked: Where is Tropical Storm Beta?

Where is beta supposed to landfall?

Beta was set to make landfall along Texas’ central or upper Gulf Coast late Monday night, forecasters said. It was then expected to move northeastward along the coast and head into Louisiana sometime mid-week, with rainfall as its biggest threat.

How far is beta from Texas?

Tropical Storm Beta is about 25 miles southeast of Port O’Connor, Texas, with sustained winds up to 45 mph, the National Hurricane Center said in an update Monday afternoon.

Why is tropical storm named Beta?

When Tropical Depression Twenty-six developed into a tropical storm, it marked the first time that the second letter of the Greek alphabet was used as the name of an Atlantic storm. The next one to be so named was Tropical Storm Beta in 2020.

Is beta still a tropical storm?

On September 21, Beta made landfall near Matagorda Peninsula, Texas as a minimal tropical storm.

Tropical Storm Beta (2020)

Tropical storm (SSHWS/NWS)
Tropical Storm Beta at peak intensity east of Texas on September 20
Formed September 17, 2020
Dissipated September 25, 2020
(Post-tropical after September 22)

Is Beta going to be like Harvey?

21, 2020 5:07 p.m. Tropical Storm Beta is not expected to be a repeat of Hurricane Harvey. Beta is going to be a slow-moving storm, words that can trigger memories of Harvey’s devastation, but it isn’t expected to unleash torrential flooding. … Hurricane Harvey inundated communities with 35 inches to 60 inches of rain.

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