Pacific Tropical Storm Dora Forming

Tropical Storm Dora Forming June 24 2017
Tropical Storm Dora Forming June 24 2017

The National Hurricane Center is reporting on the projected formation of Tropical Storm Dora in the Eastern North Pacific.

The latest update states, “Thunderstorm activity associated with a low pressure system located a few hundred miles southeast of Acapulco, Mexico, has continued to become better organized since yesterday. Upper-level winds are gradually becoming more conducive for development, and a tropical depression is likely to form later today or on Sunday while the low moves west-northwestward at 10 mph parallel to the coast of Mexico.

Heavy rains are possible in the Mexican states of Oaxaca and Guerrero during the next couple of days, and interests along the southwestern coast of Mexico should monitor the progress of this system.
* Formation chance through 48 hours…high…90 percent.
* Formation chance through 5 days…high…90 percent.”

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