Alex was moving away from the Bahamas toward Bermuda Sunday morning with sustained winds of 50 mph. The storm is expected to pass north of Bermuda Monday, with gusty winds and 2 to 3 inches of rain forecast. A tropical storm watch is in effect for all of Bermuda.
The US and the Bahamas are no longer threatened by the storm but Saturday, the system hit South Florida with a trio of heavy rain, strong winds and flooding, with up to 11 inches falling in some spots since Friday.
The city of Miami cautioned residents Saturday afternoon that several roads were not accessible. At least one beach was temporarily closed.