Tropical Storms Rina and Philippe continue to interact over the North Atlantic.
Tropical Storm Rina
Rina continues to weaken with max winds 40 kts due to strong wind shear. Rina is forecast to move northwestward weakening to a depression in 24 hours and dissipating in 48-72 hours.
Tropical Storm Philippe
Philippe continues to struggle with wind shear as it drifts southwestward with max winds about 45 kts. In about 36-48 hours the wind shear should weaken, allowing Philippe to start to strengthen and begin to move northwest then northward. In 48-72 hours, Philippe could regain hurricane strength.