The satellite appearance is not the best anymore, but as of 11am EDT today, the intensity is 75kts and 971mb. It is expected to gradually weaken over the next couple of days until it transitions to an extratropical cyclone. It is forecast to make its closest approach to Bermuda later tonight as a hurricane, and the center should pass just 100-150 miles east of the island.
Rafael is already in radar range from Bermuda now, and you can find a growing radar loop at http://andrew.rsmas.miami.edu/bmcnoldy/tropics/radar/
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