Position of Danny at 11:00 am on Thursday

Position of Danny at 11:00 am on Thursday

The National Hurricane Center has reported that Hurricane Danny has formed in the Atlantic.

As of 11 a.m. ET, Danny had maximum sustained winds of 75 mph, making it a Category 1 hurricane.

Hurricane Danny is moving to the west-northwest at 12 mph and is located 1,090 miles east of the Windward Islands.

Some additional strengthening is possible as Danny moves west-northwest over the next several days.

It should hit the islands early Monday.

Danny is the first hurricane of the 2015 Atlantic hurricane season.

Tropical storms Ana, Bill and Claudette formed earlier in the hurricane season year.