MIAMI, Fla. – Lee weakens to a tropical storm. Lee is centered about 1005 miles NE of Bermuda and moving NE at 31 mph.
Lee is forecast to continue accelerating toward the northeast today and tomorrow.
Maximum sustained winds have decreased to near 70 mph with higher gusts. Some weakening is forecast for the next 24 hours, and Lee is expected to dissipate on Saturday.
Full Coverage: Tropical Storm Maria
Location: 40.1°N 49.5°W
Moving: NE at 31 mph
Min pressure: 992 mb
Max sustained: 70 mph