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Tropical Storm Nigel expected to strengthen into a hurricane

ORLANDO, Fla. — Channel 9 meteorologists continue to monitor the tropics.

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Tropical Storm Nigel will strengthen on Sunday.

Meteorologist Kassandra Crimi said it is expected to become a hurricane by early Monday.

Nigel is not expected to impact land as it will stay in the Central Atlantic.

Read: Hot and humid Sunday before storms roll in

Large ocean swells could head our way by the end of the week.

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