Wednesday 2 December, 2020

Theta weakens slightly over the eastern Atlantic

The US National Hurricane Centre (NHC) said that Tropical Storm Theta now has maximum sustained winds that are near 65 mph (100 km/h).

NHC said Theta will slowly weaken over the next 48 hours.

At 9am GMT (4 am EST) the centre of Theta was located over the eastern Atlantic Ocean about 740 miles (1190 km) southwest of the Azores. 

Theta is moving toward the east-northeast near eight mph (13 km/h) and this general motion is expected to continue for the next several days.

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