Tropical Storm Ian formed in the eastern Caribbean on Friday and is forecast to strengthen into a major Category 3 hurricane.

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Because it will arrive in Florida by the middle of next week. Florida is expected to hit this year

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NHC advises residents of Cuba, the Florida Keys, and the Florida Peninsula to plan for hurricanes, although the hurricane will affect

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If the system enters the Gulf of Mexico, which appears to be one of the possible scenarios at this time, it will extend from the Florida peninsula to the Florida Panhandle.

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Areas will be at risk of a direct hit by a strong hurricane. As of 5pm EDT, the depression is Kingston

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It had maximum winds of 35 mph and gusts of 15 mph. It becomes a hurricane

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As of 5 p.m. EDT, the depression was located about 430 miles east-southeast of Kingston, Jamaica. It had maximum winds of 35 mph

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A depression becomes a named tropical storm when its sustained winds reach 39 mph. It becomes a hurricane