Hurricane Rafael (17L) South of Bermuda21.1N 65.7W
As of 8 p.m. AST October 15 (0000 UTC October 16), Tropical Storm Rafael (17L) is located within 25 nautical miles of 24.5°N 65.7°W, about 545 mi (880 km) south of Bermuda.
Maximum sustained winds are 75 knots (85 mph, 140 km/h), with higher gusts. Minimum central pressure is 974 mbar (hPa; 28.76 InHg), and the system is moving north at 9 kt (10 mph, 17 km/h). Hurricane force winds extend outward up to 45 mi (75 km), and tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 205 miles (335 km) from the center of Rafael.