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Tropical Storm Bonnie forms

MIAMI, FL (WLOX) - Tropical depression number three has been upgraded to Tropical Storm Bonnie. TD 3 formed over the Bahamas and is moving NW toward the Gulf of Mexico.

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) in Miami said the storm has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph.

A tropical storm warning has been issued for the central and northwestern Bahamas, for Florida's east coast south of Golden Beach and also along Florida's west coast northward to Bonita Beach.

A tropical storm watch is in effect for Florida's east coast north of Golden Beach.

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