Hurricane Gert continues to spin in the Atlantic
NEW BERN, Craven County - Gert has intensified to a Category 2 Hurricane, and is expected to downgrade to a Category 1 within the next 24 hours.
It is located about 410 miles Southeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Gert has sustained winds of 105 miles per hour and the minimum pressure is at 967 millibars. Gert is expected to stay well offshore, and poses no threat to the entire Eastern Seaboard.