Tropical Storm Maria continues to move away from the East Coast

Posted at 5:28 PM, Sep 24, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-29 11:22:25-04

MIAMI, Fla. - Maria has again weakened to a tropical storm as it continues to move away from the east coast.

All Tropical Storm Warnings have been discontinued.

As of 11 p.m. Thursday, the center of the storm is moving east at 17 mph. It is expected to accelerate eastward through Thursday night.

The storm is forecast to turn back toward the east-northeast with an additional increase in forward speed on Friday and Friday night.

Maximum sustained winds are near 65 mph with higher gusts. Little change in strength is forecast during the next 48 hours.

Location: 37.1°N 65.5°W

Moving: E at 17 mph

Min pressure: 985 mb

Max sustained: 65 mph

Interactive Radar | Latest ForecastWarnings