Tropical Storm Arthur is located about 220 miles SSE of Charleston, South Carolina. Movement is north at near 7 mph. The maximum sustained winds are up to 70 mph.
Arthur is expected to strengthen and become a hurricane tonight or Thursday. Arthur is also expected to turn toward the north-northeast by Thursday followed by a northeastward motion. This has prompted a Hurricane Warning for Surf City northward to Duck, Pamlico Sound, and eastern Albemarle Sound.