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Hurricane Danny heads toward Puerto Rico

Hurricane Danny heads toward Puerto Rico

A weakening Hurricane Danny approached Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands on Saturday, but was expected to bring little relief to residents of the drought-stricken northern Caribbean. The Category 1 hurricane was located 635 miles east of the Leeward Islands Saturday afternoon, with maximum sustained winds of 85 mph. It was traveling west-northwest at 12 mph. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said it expected Danny to turn toward the west later Saturday and weaken further. Forecasters said it likely would be downgraded to a tropical storm before reaching the Leeward Islands late Sunday or early Monday. Danny was expected to pass over Antigua and Barbuda early Monday...

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