Hurricane Tomas weakens to Category 1 storm

Hurricane Tomas has weakened to a Category 1 storm as it heads deeper into the Caribbean Sea. Still, the storm's maximum sustained winds early Sunday were still a powerful 90 mph (150 kph) as it moved west-northwest over the Caribbean.

October 31, 2010 11:47:07 AM PDT
Hurricane Tomas weakened slightly as it moved deeper over open waters Sunday after tearing off roofs, downing power lines, and whipping up beach-eroding waves that crashed over sea walls in the eastern Caribbean.