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Hurricane Cristobal moving away from U.S., but rip currents likely

Tropical Storm Cristobal is seen in a NASA Goes Satellite infrared image taken at 20:15 EST (00:15 GMT) August 25, 2014. REUTERS/NASA/Handout

Tropical Storm Cristobal is seen in a NASA Goes Satellite infrared image taken at 20:15 EST (00:15 GMT) August 25, 2014. REUTERS/NASA/Handout

Tropical Storm Cristobal is seen in a NASA Goes Satellite infrared image taken at 20:15 EST (00:15 GMT) August 25, 2014. REUTERS/NASA/Handout
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Hurricane Cristobal is pictured over the Bahamas in this August 25, 2014 NASA satellite handout photo. REUTERS/NASA/Handout via Reuters

Hurricane Cristobal is pictured over the Bahamas in this August 25, 2014 NASA satellite handout photo. REUTERS/NASA/Handout via Reuters

Hurricane Cristobal is pictured over the Bahamas in this August 25, 2014 NASA satellite handout photo. REUTERS/NASA/Handout via Reuters
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