Tropical Storm Erin has weakened today is now a tropical depression.
Tropical Depression Erin is located about 625 miles WNW of the Cape Verde Islands. Movement is toward the west-northwest, on a compass heading of 300 degrees, at 17 mph. The maximum sustained wind is down to 35 mph.
A general west-northwest motion is expected to continue this weekend; the forward speed may decrease a bit by Sunday. Little change in strength is forecast this weekend.