At 10 am central time, Tropical Depression Two was upgraded to Tropical Storm Bertha.
Tropical Storm Bertha is located south of Cape Verde Islands off the Coast of Africa and has sustained winds at near 40 mph. The storm is moving toward the west-northwest at about 14 mph.
At this time, heavy rain and gusty winds are spreading over the Cape Verde Islands.
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