National Hurricane Center issues final advisory on Erika

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Erika has degenerated into a trough of low pressure and is no longer a tropical cyclone (Image: WHNT News 19)

(WHNT)– The National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Erika has degenerated into a trough of low pressure. The storm’s organized low-level circulation was disrupted by upper-level wind shear and land interactions with Cuba and the island of Hispaniola.