Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 100 mph (155 km/h) with higher gusts. Additional weakening is forecast during the next 48 hours, and Danny is expected to become a tropical storm on Sunday as it approaches the Leeward Islands.That's good news, but we can't take him off the radar yet. He bears watching, and watching closely. However, the graphic that goes with the discussion shows a disturbance following closely behind him.
Saturday, August 22, 2015
From what I'm reading, Hurricane Danny is a compact storm, barely 60 miles across with hurricane force winds extending only 15 miles from the center. Although he flirted with Cat3 status, he's expected to weaken as he approaches the Leeward Islands.