The National Hurricane Center (NHC) says Subtropical Storm Theta is nearing hurricane strength as it moves eastward over the Atlantic.
According to NHC’s 10 a.m. ET update, Theta is 860 miles southwest of The Azores with 70 mph winds. Theta moving east at 15 mph.
Theta is forecast to continue moving eastward across the eastern Atlantic during the next few days. Little change in strength is forecast.
The storm is not forecast to impact Florida at this time.