MGN Online

Published: Sep 10, 2013 4:33 AM EDT
Updated: Sep 10, 2013 4:47 AM EDT

 

MIAMI- Tropical Storm Gabrielle (ga-bree-EHL') has re-formed in the Atlantic and is approaching Bermuda.

The storm's maximum sustained winds early Tuesday are near 40 mph (65 kph) with some strengthening forecast over the next two days.

A tropical storm warning has been issued for Bermuda, where Gabrielle is expected to bring a storm surge of 2 to 3 feet above normal tide levels. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says the storm is expected to pass over or near Bermuda by Wednesday morning.

The tropical storm is centered about 185 miles (300 kilometers) south of Bermuda and is moving north near 14 mph (22 kph).