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Tropical Storm Calvin lashes tourist spots in south Mexico

Tropical Storm Calvin lashes tourist spots in south Mexico

At 5 p.m. EDT the National Hurricane Center or NHC noted that Calvin strengthened into the third tropical storm of the Eastern Pacific Ocean hurricane season.

Tropical Depression Three-E is located about 75 miles east-southeast of Puerto Angel, Mexico, and is moving slowly northwestward toward the coast of southern Mexico. Tropical Storm Arlene formed in the Central Atlantic on April 20 and remained far out at sea, but it was only the second recorded instance of a tropical storm forming in April. The threat of flash flooding and mudslides is likely to persist in southern Mexico even after the system has dissipated.

Some strengthening is possible and the depression could become Tropical Storm Calvin before it slides inland.

The U.S. won't see any direct impacts from this storm. "Maximum sustained winds are near 30 miles per hour with higher gusts", the NHC said in a statement.

The tropical system will produce very heavy rain across Mexico and Guatemala early this week
The tropical system will produce very heavy rain across Mexico and Guatemala early this week

Tropical storm warnings have been posted over parts of the southeastern Mexican coast from Boca de Pijijiapan to Punta Maldonado.

This system is no threat to the US mainland.

The storm is projected to rain 5-10 inches, but there could be isolated downpours of up to 20 inches, the NHC said.

Regardless of Calvin's strength, heavy rain is the main threat to Mexico and southern Guatemala. More than 6 inches had already fallen in Oaxaca and Salina Cruz in the Mexican state of Oaxaca as of late Monday afternoon. Hazards from Calvin are expected to be rainfall-related.

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