Tropical storm Dorian has formed.
As of the 2 p.m. Wednesday advisory, the storm had maximum sustained winds of 50 mph and was moving west-northwest at 21 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center.
Satellite imagery and data indicated that the storm strengthened this morning.
Some slight strengthening is possible today, followed by gradual weakening on Thursday as Dorian moves over cooler water.
Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles.
Check back for future updates regarding Tropical Storm Dorian