Hurricane Matthew gradually intensifying, moving west

Hurricane Matthew 11 p.m. advisory, 9/29/16

Hurricane Matthew continued moving west and gained a little bit of strength, the 11 p.m. Thursday advisory showed.

The forecast track continues to show Matthew reaching the Bahamas by Tuesday.

The system strengthened to a hurricane at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday and had 80 mph winds as of 11 p.m. Thursday.