Tropical Storms – Roundup of Tropical Storms:
Tropical Storm Andres is located about 995 mi…1600 km WSW of the southern tip of Baja California with maximum sustained winds…70 mph…110 km/h. Present movement…NW or 315 degrees at 8 mph…13 km/h. Hazards affecting land – swells generated by Andres are affecting portions of the West Coast of the Baja California peninsula. These swells are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions.
Hurricane Blanca is located about 410 mi…655 km SSW of Zihuatanejo Mexico and about 445 mi…710 km S of Manzanillo Mexico with maximum sustained winds…110 mph…175 km/h. Present movement…stationary. Hazards affecting land – surf: swells generated by Blanca will begin affecting portions of the coast of southwestern Mexico during the next couple of days. These swells are likely to cause life-threatening surf and rip current conditions.
USA – Millions of Americans were under the threat of flooding Tuesday as severe storms brought torrential rain from the Gulf Coast to the Northeast.