Tropical Storm Peter, Tropical Storm Rose expected to weaken over the next few days

ORLANDO, Fla. — Tropical Storm Peter and Tropical Storm Rose formed over the weekend.

A reconnaissance aircraft found that Tropical Storm Peter has changed very little.

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The storm is expected to pass north of the Leeward Islands early this week.

Peter’s winds are near 50 mph, with higher gusts.

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Forecasters said Peter is expected to slowly weaken over the next several days.

Tropical Storm Rose continues to move over the eastern tropical Atlantic with no change in strength.

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Forecasters said Rose could slightly strengthen later Monday. By Tuesday, Rose is expected to start to weaken.

Rose’s winds are near 40 mph.

Katlyn Brieskorn, WFTV.com

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.