By Team

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Tropical Storm Julian has formed over the central subtropical Atlantic.

As of the 11 a.m. advisory, the storm was 865 south-southeast of Cape Race, Newfoundland.

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Julian is moving toward the northeast near 17 mph.

A faster motion toward the northeast and then north over the north Atlantic is expected through Tuesday.

Satellite-derived wind data indicate that maximum sustained winds have increased to near 50 with higher gusts.

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Some additional strengthening is anticipated through Sunday night.

Weakening should begin on Monday, with Julian likely becoming post-tropical by Monday evening.

Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 90 miles from the center.

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There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect. Team