Hurricane Bertha is now a tropical storm, carrying sustained winds of 65 mph. Little movement has taken place and Bertha remains 210 miles Southeast of Bermuda. An increase in intensity is not expected.
While the storm has remained primarily stationary, forecasters expect the tropical storm to start to move at a speed of 2 to 4 miles per hour over the next 24 to 36 hours. A tropical storm warning remains in effect for Bermuda with the eye of the storm to pass just to the East- Southeast of Bermuda in the next couple of days. Rainfall amounts within the outer bands are forecast to be between 2 to 4 inches.