‘Pamela’ re-intensifies to category 1 hurricane
Pamela It regained strength and went from a tropical storm to a category 1 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson scale, reported the National Meteorological Service of the National Water Commission (With water). It is expected to make landfall later in Sinaloa.
It was located approximately 130 kilometers west-southwest of Mazatlán, Sinaloa, and 235 kilometers east of Cabo San Lucas, Baja California Sur, with maximum sustained winds of 120 kilometers per hour.
They anticipate that it will cause occasional torrential rains in areas of Durango, Nayarit and Sinaloa; very strong in parts of Jalisco, as well as strong in areas of Sonora. Wind gusts of 120 to 150 kilometers per hour with waves of 4 to 6 meters high are also forecast on the coasts of Sinaloa; gusts of 80 to 100 kilometers per hour with waves of 3 to 5 meters off the coast of Nayarit, in addition to gusts of 50 to 70 kilometers per hour and waves of 2 to 4 meters on the coasts of Baja California Sur and Jalisco.