Tropical Storm Cristobal forms in the Atlantic

Source: Ed Piotrowski's Twitter Page

On Sunday at 8 a.m. the National Hurricane Center upgraded Tropical Depression Four to Tropical Storm Cristobal.

The storm is located near the southeastern Bahamas.

As of 11 a.m. Sunday, maximum sustained winds are 45 mph and it's moving north-northwest at 7 mph.

The forecast track shows Cristobal staying east of the South Carolina coast and out at sea.

For more information and analysis from Chief Meteorologist Ed Piotrowski on our Hurricane Central page, click here.