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July 5 -- Hurricane Arthur, the first named storm of the 2014 hurricane season, was downgraded today to a tropical storm as its winds slowed to 70 mph (110 kph).

A tropical storm warning was issued for Nova Scotia, Cape Breton Island, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick. The Atlantic hurricane season began June 1 and runs through Nov. 30.

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