MIAMI Hurricane Nicole has strengthened into a Category 3 storm with winds of 115 mph.
The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says Nicole was about 210 miles south-southwest of Bermuda on Wednesday evening and was moving north-northeast at 10 mph.
Forecasters expect Nicole to pick up speed and pass near or over Bermuda on Thursday. A hurricane warning has been issued for the island.
Hurricane Nicole Forecast (via NHC)