Hurricane Watch In Effect for Parts of Mexico
MIAMI (AP) -- A tropical depression has formed in the Eastern Pacific Ocean, and Mexico has issued a tropical storm warning and hurricane watch for parts of the coast.
The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Sunday that the storm was centered about 200 miles (322 kilometers) south-southwest of Punto Maldonado, Mexico. It was moving toward the west-northwest at about 9 mph (15 kph).
The tropical storm warning was issued for the coast of Mexico from Tecpan de Galeana westward to Punta San Telmo. The hurricane watch was issued for the coast from Zihuateanejo westward to Manzanillo.