Bermuda News: "Several flights to and from the Island were cancelled yesterday as Bermuda braced itself for Tropical Storm Maria.
The storm, the third in as many weeks to affect the Island, is expected to pass 126nm to the west-northwest of the Island.
Its closest point of approach is expected to be around 1pm.
The Bermuda Weather Service has issued a tropical storm warning for today. Meteorologists have predicted the Island will experience showers and possibly thunder, with south-easterly gusts from gale force to hurricane force this morning."