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Storm Rene in middle of the Atlantic set to become a hurricane, NHC says

(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Rene, in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane by Saturday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Thursday.

Rene is located about 865 miles (1395 km) west-northwest of the Cape Verde Islands, packing maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour (85 kph).

Reporting by Asha Sistla in Bengaluru; Editing by Sandra Maler

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