- Category: World News
- Published Thursday, January 14, 2016
- CTV News
MIAMI -- Subtropical Storm Alex is expected to get stronger far out over the Atlantic and is threatening the Azores.
The storm's maximum sustained winds Thursday morning increased to near 70 mph (110 kph).
Alex is forecast to move through the Azores with storm-force winds Thursday night and Friday.
Alex is centred about 560 miles (905 kilometres) south-southwest of the Azores and is moving toward the north-northeast near 18 mph (30 kph).