Posted: 3:28 pm Tuesday, May 22nd, 2012

Storm downgraded in Atlantic, could dissipate Thursday 

By Associated Press

Alberto has been downgraded to a post-tropical cyclone and is expected to stay well offshore as it moves up the Atlantic.

At 11 a.m., Alberto’s maximum sustained winds were near 35 mph. Additional weakening is expected, and forecasters say Alberto could dissipate Thursday.