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Tropical Storm Ida moving eastward in Atlantic

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MIAMI (AP) - Tropical Storm Ida is moving slowly eastward in the Atlantic.

The storm's maximum sustained winds early Thursday are near 40 mph (65 kph) with little change in strength expected over the next two days.

The storm is centered about 1,155 miles (1,855 kilometers) east of the northern Leeward Islands and is moving east near 6 mph (9 kph).

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