Hurricane Central

Tropical Depression Seven strengthened into Tropical Storm Gonzalo Wednesday morning, making history as the earliest 7th named storm.

Tropical Storm Gonzalo has 45 mph winds as of 9:30 a.m. and is located about 1250 miles east of the Southern Windward Islands, moving west-northwest at 12 miles per hour, according to the National Hurricane Center.

The next advisory will be updated at 11 a.m.

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