Tropical Storm Chris Strengths – Bahamas On Alert

The National Hurricane Center has issued Tropical Storm Warning number 3. As of 4 p.m. EDT the storm is located at N 19.11.08 W 58 00.45. It has sustained winds of 65 mph and is traveling WNW at 10 mph.
The storm is on the path towards the Bahamas, where it is forecasted to stall for several days next week. It is expected to strengthen and become the first major hurricane of the season. The Bahamas Civil Defense agency has issued hurricane preparedness alerts for all the islands. The next update will be at 01:00 EDT.