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The tropical wave in the Atlantic Ocean has been upgraded to Tropical Storm Chantal, the third named storm of the 2013 hurricane season. At this time there appears to be no threat to the Texas coast line. At 7:15 a.m. Monday, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration was reporting the storm was 630 miles east southeast of Barbados and moving quickly toward the Lesser Antilles. A tropical storm warning is in effect for Barbados, Dominica, Saint Lucia, Martinque and Guadeloupe.