MIAMI -- Tropical storm
Charley formed in the Caribbean on Tuesday and moved toward Jamaica
as Bonnie, another tropical storm, moved through the Gulf of
Charley was 350 miles
southeast of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, with wind gusts of
45 mph and was headed west-northwest at 24 mph. Jamaica issued a
tropical storm watch.
location was approximately 350 miles southwest of the mouth of the
Mississippi River and was expected to turn north with a possible
landfall anywhere from Louisiana to the Florida
Bonnie and Charley are
the second and third named storms of the Atlantic hurricane season,
which runs through Nov. 30.
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