Michael becomes a post-tropical cyclone as it moves away from the U.S.
Michael is centered about 185 miles ENE of Norfolk, Virginia and moving ENE at 29 mph.
On the forecast track, the center of Michael will move away from the United States today and move rapidly across the open Atlantic Ocean Friday night through Sunday
Maximum sustained winds have increased near 65 mph with higher gusts. Some additional strengthening is expected today and tonight as the post-tropical cyclone moves across the Atlantic.
5 a.m. Friday update
Location: 38.0°N 73.1°W
Moving: ENE at 29 mph
Min pressure: 983 mb
Max sustained: 65 mph