FIRST ALERT: Chris weakened to a Tropical Storm as it races north

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) -Chris has weakened to a tropical storm with winds of 70mph as it now races across the Northern Atlantic. 

At 5:00 AM Thursday, Chris is moving toward the northeast near 35 mph.  The hurricane is expected to remain on this general heading and weaken further as it moves into much cooler north Atlantic waters.
On the forecast track the center of Chris will pass over or near southeastern Newfoundland 
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