Gaston still with 70-mph winds.
At 11pm, Tropical Storm Gaston was about 1200 miles west of the Cabo Verde Islands, latitude 18.6 north, longitude 42.1 west. Gaston is moving toward the northwest near 17 mph, and this general motion is expected to continue during the next couple of days.
Maximum sustained winds remain near 70 mph with higher gusts. Some weakening is possible during the next 48 hours.