MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Dorian’s latest advisory shows the tropical storm remains disorganized and continues moving at a rapid pace.
The storm is expected to become a remnant low in a day or so.
The 11:00 p.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center put the center of Dorian located about 985 miles east of the northern Leeward Islands.
The storm’s maximum sustained winds decreased earlier Friday to 40 mph as it moved toward the west-northwest near 22 mph. Slow weakening is expected during the next day or so.
Dorian is forecast to continue in the same general direction, followed by a gradual turn toward the west over the next couple of days.
Tropical storm force winds extend 70 miles from the center of the storm.
There are no watches or warnings in effect for this storm at this time.