Hurricane Willa has weakened rapidly into a tropical depression after slamming into a stretch of beach towns, fishing villages and farms along Mexico’s Pacific coast.
Hurricane Willa has weakened to a tropical storm after making landfall in Mexico but torrential rain will continue in western-central areas, officials have said.
Hurricane Willa swept onto Mexico’s Pacific mainland with 120 mph winds on Tuesday night, hitting an area of beach towns, fishing villages and farms.
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A Dundee ex-pat, who fled his adopted homeland on Puerto Rico as Hurricane Maria was bearing down on it, says he has nothing left to return to.
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