Karl weakens, Jeanne could strengthen again
Hurricane Karl has weakened slightly as it moves west northwest near nine miles an hour. The storm is over open water about a thousand miles east of the Lesser Antilles and is expected to turn to the northwest in the next day or so. Maximum sustained winds are near 125 miles an hour, making it a Category Three hurricane. Karl could strengthen to a Category Four in the next 24 hours. Tropical Storm Jeanne is moving slowly northward to the east of the Bahamas. The storm's speed is eight miles an hour.