Tropical storms approaching Puerto Rico, Bermuda

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A tropical storm watch is in effect for the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and the British Virgin Islands.

Tropical Storm Karen is slowly moving northwestward across the southeastern Caribbean Sea, and the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says it is expected to pass near or over Puerto Rico and the U.S. and British Virgin Islands on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Ken is around 160 miles west of St. Vincent, and 315 miles south-southeast of St. Croix, with top sustained winds of 40 mph. The storm is moving northwest at 9 mph.

And Jerry is expected to pass near Bermuda on Tuesday night. Jerry's top sustained winds are near 65 mph with gradual gusts. The storm is around 365 miles south-southwest of Bermuda, and is moving north-northwestward at 9 mph.

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