ORLANDO, Fla. – Here’s the latest on the tropics, where three tropical storms are swirling, including Tropical Storm Karen, which is expected to drench Puerto Rico before strengthening in the open Atlantic on a path possibly toward Florida.Karen strengthens back into tropical storm
Karen’s max winds are 40 mph
Parts of Puerto Rico could see up to 4 inches of rain
Computer models disagree on storm’s future path
Tropical Storm Karen is 75 miles west-southwest of St. Croix with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph.
Karen is moving north at 7 mph toward Puerto Rico.
A tropical storm warning is in effect for the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, including Vieques and Culebra, and the British Virgin Islands. A tropical storm warning means that tropical storm conditions are expected somewhere within the warning area.