The tropical storm roslyn moves off the coast of Michoacanwhich will cause heavy rains and gusts of wind in the south of the Mexican Republic, reported the National Water Commission (With water).
The weather phenomenon is expected to intensify category 1 hurricane this Friday afternoon and arrive at category 2 this Saturday. According to forecasts, it will make landfall in Nayarit this Sunday as a hurricane, before degrading.
Given this, the unit warned that it has been maintained as a prevention zone since Pérula Beach to Cabo Corrienteboth in Jaliscoas well as from San Blas to El Roblitoincluding Marias Islandsall in Nayarit.
According to the latest Conagua report, published at 7:15 a.m. on October 21, it was located 225 kilometers south-southwest of Punta San Telmo, Michoacán, and 305 kilometers south of Manzanillo, Colima.
The storm was moving west-northwest at 11 kilometers per hour (km/h) with sustained winds of 100 km/h and gusts of 120 km/h.
Roslyn will cause intense punctual rains (75 to 150 mm) in Colima, Michoacan and Guerrerovery strong (50 to 75 mm) in Jalisco. Likewise, gusts of wind of 60 to 80 km/h and waves of 2 to 4 meters high are forecast on the coasts of Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacán and Colima.
The commission warned that this could cause an increase in the levels of rivers and streams, landslides and floods. Likewise, he recommended taking extreme precautions and heeding the recommendations issued by the National Civil Protection System.
The National Civil Protection Coordination (CNPC) issued a green alert low danger in Colima, Jalisco, Nayarit and Sinaloa. He also issued a blue alert very low risk Durango, Guerrero and Michoacan.