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Tropical Storm Irma forms in east Atlantic

Tropical Storm Irma has formed in the east Atlantic and is expected to strengthen into a hurricane.

There is no immediate threat to land but the storm is moving toward the west.

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It is expected to continue moving west for the next couple of days.

Irma is expected to become a hurricane by Friday.

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