All Accomack County Schools closed Thursday

Tropical Storm Ian strengthens over the Atlantic

hurricane-stats-trackTropical Storm Ian has strengthened over the central Atlantic.

Ian is about 1010 miles SE of Bermuda and moving NNW at 13 mph. This general motion is expected to continue through Tuesday.

Maximum sustained winds are near 45 mph with higher gusts.

Some additional slow strengthening is expected during the next 48 hours. Tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 230 miles from the center.

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