Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
In the Atlantic Ocean: Tropical Storm Cristobal is located about 25 mi…40 km nw of Ciudad del Carmen Mexico with maximum sustained winds…60 mph…95 km/h. Present movement…se or 140 degrees at 3 mph…6 km/h.
In the Indian Ocean: Tropical cyclone (tc) 02a (Nisarga), located approximately 65 nm south of Mumbai, India, is tracking northeastward at 10 knots.
Nicaragua – Tropical Storm Cristobal has brought flooding to Managua and surrounding areas. More rain is expected.
Mexico – Even before Cristobal strengthened into a tropical storm Tuesday, drenching rains had already forced evacuation orders in parts of Mexico’s Yucatán Peninsula. Thousands of people have taken refuge in shelters. The rain, produced by remnants of Tropical Storm Amanda and the tropical depression that would become Cristobal, caused damage in Yaxcabá and Tiholop in the state of Yucatán.