Dorian increases to Category 3

Dorian increases to Category 3

Dorian is now movingtoward the north-northeast near 8 mph (13 km/h). A turn towardthe northeast is anticipated by tonight, and a northeastward motionat a faster forward speed is forecast on Friday. On the forecasttrack, the center of Dorian will continue to move close to the coastof South Carolina today, and then move near or over the coast ofNorth Carolina tonight and Friday. The center should move to thesoutheast of extreme southeastern New England Friday night andSaturday morning, and approach Nova Scotia later on Saturday.