Tropical Storm Nicole forms in the Atlantic; no current threat to land


MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Nicole formed in the Atlantic Tuesday morning. Forecasters say there is currently no threat to land.

The National Hurricane Center in Miami says the storm currently poses no threat to land. Nicole is located about 525 miles (840kmh) northwest of San Juan Puerto Rico. It has maximum sustained winds near 50 mph (85kph) with higher gusts. Hurricane Guide

Little change in strength is expected for the next day or so, followed by gradual weakening.

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