Oscar is still moving toward the west at 16 miles per hour.
The Atlantic hurricane season ends on November 30 and usually peaks in mid-September. Oscar could then become a hurricane by Monday night or Tuesday. "After that time, the low is forecast to turn westward and remain well to the north or northeast of the Lesser Antilles through early next week".
Forecasters at the Miami-based hurricane center say Oscar "is expected to accelerate quickly toward the northeast through the middle of the week".
Subtropical Storm Oscar formed Saturday morning in the Atlantic.
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Hurricane Oscar continues to churn and strengthen slightly in the central Atlantic Ocean, but it is not expected to be a threat to land.
No coastal watches or warnings are in effect.
Hurricane winds extend only 15 miles from the center, while tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 115 miles.
Sub-Tropical Storm Oscar has maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour (85 km/h), with higher gusts. According to a forecast discussion, Oscar is moving over "sufficiently warm water" that would help make it stronger.