Tropical Storm Lee has intensified into a hurricane and is expected to become "extremely dangerous" by the weekend, possibly reaching Category 4 status. Experts warn of life-threatening weather conditions and urge residents in the projected path to monitor the storm closely. The hurricane is forecast to generate hazardous waves and currents along the East Coast of the United States. It is also expected to bring tropical storm-force winds to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and the Leeward Islands.
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Hurricane Lee is predicted to reach Category 5 status with potential for "catastrophic" damage, according to federal forecasters.
Tropical Depression Thirteen is expected to become Hurricane Lee by this weekend, potentially posing a threat to the Caribbean and U.S. East Coast.